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Less Costly Alternatives to the Executive Aircraft Pool Exist for State Officials and Employees, Report No. 08-57, October 2008
 
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Several viable options are available that could meet the travel needs of state officials and employees at a lower cost than the current executive aircraft pool. These include selling the jet aircraft and using only turboprop planes, reducing the number of planes in the fleet, and outsourcing some or all air transportation services for officials other than the Governor. There are advantages and disadvantages associated with each of these options.

Which Government Program Summaries contain related information?

Support Program
Department of Management Services

What other OPPAGA-related materials are available?

  • Report No. 11-13 Centralizing Aviation Operations and Implementing Cost-Saving Strategies Could Reduce State Spending,published in March 2011.
  • Report No. 01-35 Progress Report: Management Services Makes Progress by Implementing OPPAGA Recommendations, published in August 2001.
  • Report No. 96-74 Follow-up Report on the Review of the State Executive Aircraft Pool, published in April 1997.
  • Report No. 95-05 Review of the State Executive Aircraft Pool, published in September 1995.

Copies of this report in print or alternate accessible format may be obtained by telephone (850/488-0021), by FAX (850/487-9213), in person, or by mail (OPPAGA Report Production, Claude Pepper Building, Room 312, 111 W. Madison St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-1475).
e-mail address: oppaga@oppaga.fl.gov


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