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DoT seeks help in assessing vulnerability to cyber attacks

The Transportation Department is looking for help to test the strength of its air and ground transportation systems against cybersecurity threats.

Tags: cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , Technology , DoT , Transportation , Federal Drive

Friday - 05/18/2012, 09:15am EDT

Special counsel letter details air safety concerns

Special Counsel Carolyn Lerner sent a letter to President Barack Obama Tuesday, calling attention to reports of safety lapses at some U.S. commercial aviation facilities. She also criticized the Federal Aviation Administration for delays in responding to whistleblower disclosures.

Tags: Carolyn Lerner , Office of Special Counsel , FAA , DoT , whistleblower , Federal Drive , Ray Lahood , Michael OConnell

Wednesday - 05/09/2012, 09:48am EDT

Transportation Department aims to revive U.S. rail car building

The DOT issued a request for proposals for 130 new bi-level cars for intercity Amtrak routes. The buy is potentially worth $551 million

Tags: DoD , DoD Report , DoT , Federal Railroad Administration

Monday - 04/23/2012, 08:51am EDT

Obama signs short-term highway bill, feds' retirement changes stalled

The House has passed a stopgap three-month transportation bill to keep federal aid flowing to construction projects delaying a vote on a larger bill that included increasing federal employees' retirement contributions.

Tags: House , Transportation , DoT , pay and benefits , retirement

Thursday - 03/29/2012, 02:51pm EDT

FAA extends reprisal-free safety reporting program

The Federal Aviation Administration has expanded a project that allows controllers who make a mistake to report the incident without fear of instant reprisal.

Tags: David Conley , FAA Managers Association , FAA , DoT , Federal Drive , AT-SAP

Monday - 03/26/2012, 08:30am EDT

FAA Meets NextGen Milestone

Ground satellite system gets go-ahead to expand nationwide

Tags: Next Generational Air Transportation System , GPS , Commerce , DoD , DHS , DoT , FAA , President Bush , Bobby Sturgell , Technology

Monday - 11/24/2008, 08:02pm EST

DOT spends stimulus to improve your ride

Tags: management , DoT

Friday - 05/08/2009, 04:44pm EDT

Contractor misconduct getting second look from House Oversight Committee

The General Services Administration in the next week will unveil a new system making it easier for agencies to understand if a contractor is found guilty of breaking a law.

Tags: Contracting , Elaine Duke , Drew Luten , Greg Woods , Richard Skinner , Calvin Scovel , Ed Towns , Donald Gambatesa , DHS , DoT , USAID , House Oversight and Government Reform Committee , GSA , Suspension and debarment , contractor oversight , FAPIIS , PPIRS

Friday - 03/19/2010, 02:24pm EDT
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