Friday, June 15, 2018

Friday, June 15, 2018

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Friday, June 15, 2018 - Cranford, New Jersey


MARITIME

1) South Africa: a Hub for Marine Aids to Navigation Training

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

2) Chicago Now Publishing Traffic Crash Data Shortly After Collisions Occur

3) Idaho Transportation Department Finds More District News Helps Triple Readership for Agency’s Online Newsletter

SAFETY / SECURITY

4) ‘Federal Limits Apply’ Will Soon Mark Standard-Issue Driver’s Licenses in Washington State

TRANSIT

5) SEPTA Fighting Violence with Transit App

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

6) Dynamic Routing Improves Coventry, UK’s Traffic Management

7) Regional Traffic Management Center Planned for Albuquerque Area

VEHICLES

8) Driverless Cars May Cut Traffic Jams, Not Insurance Premiums


Friday Bonus


Upcoming Events

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© 2018 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - Cranford, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) NASA Flies Large Drone in Public Airspace Without Chase Plane

2) New System Deployed to Prevent Unsafe Aircraft from Entering European Airspace

BICYCLES / PEDESTRIANS

3) Eye-Net App Sends Alerts to Drivers and Pedestrians of Potential Collisions

CAMERAS

4) Columbus, Indiana to Consider Installing Cameras Near Railroad Tracks for First Responders

GPS / NAVIGATION

5) UK Rebuffed Over Galileo Sat-Nav Procurement

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

6) The Sound of Detroit: Thinking Highways at ITS America 2018

MARITIME

7) Port Community to Cooperate for Stronger Voice in IMO

8) Green Marine to Promote Social Acceptability of Ports

OTHER

9) Ford Offering $100,000 for Best Idea to Fix Miami’s Bad Traffic

10) Catalyst - June 2018

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

11) Montgomery County, Maryland DOT Launches Effort to Educate Residents on Roadway Safety

RAILROADS

12) BNSF Seeks PTC Deadline Extension Due to Interoperability Delays

13) Association of American Railroads Touts Freight-Rail Technologies at DC Event

SAFETY / SECURITY

14) UK Army Boss: Transport Infrastructure at Risk of Cyber-Attack

TRANSIT

15) New York MTA to Begin Retiring MetroCards in May 2019

16) DC Metro’s Lack of Bus Information Upsets Transit Advocates

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

17) Austin, Texas’ One-Stop Shop for Traffic Management

VEHICLES

18) Lawmakers Prep for Coming Wave of Self-Driving Cars

19) Kia Unveils Vision for Connected, Autonomous Cars

20) Luminar Technologies to Supply Lidar Sensors for Volvo’s Self-Driving Cars


News Releases

Upcoming Events

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The Transportation Communications Newsletter (ISSN 1529-1057) is published electronically Monday through Friday.   For a free subscription or to unsubscribe, or for comments or questions, please contact me at bernie@transportationradio.com. TCN archives: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/transport-communications    
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© 2018 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - Cranford, New Jersey

🌟20th Anniversary Edition🌟
On this day in 1998 the TCN had its start. The beginning was as a discussion group. Soon, I began sharing news stories. Much has happened in the past two decades but I'm happy to say the original mission of the TCN has remained the same; to be a forum to share news and information about all aspects of communications in all modes of transport. Thank you for being part of the journey!


AVIATION

1) DHS Experts Warn It’s a ‘Matter of Time’ Before Hackers Hit Commercial Airliners

2) Amid Corruption Concerns, Interim Atlanta Airport GM Vows Transparency

3) Sea-Tac’s Wi-Fi Rated Fastest Link of Any Airport in North America

4) Three Ways Airports Fly High with Digital Signage

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

5) ITS America CEO Tells Senators Connectivity, Automated Vehicles Will Positively Impact Safety and Operations of US Transportation System

6) ITS PCB Update

7) ERTICO Newsletter - June 13, 2018

PRIVACY

8) China Wants to Track Citizens’ Cars with Mandatory RFID Chips

RAILROADS

9) For Kansas City Southern Leaders, a Sharper Technological Acumen Plus PTC Will Equal a More Data-Driven Organization

SAFETY / SECURITY

10) European Commission Puts Forward Action Plan to Improve Security of Rail Passengers

TRANSIT

11) Spokane Transit Authority Investigating HR Director’s Facebook Comments

12) People Will Be Able to Use Smartphones, Credit Cards on Queensland Public Transport

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

13) Indian Prime Minister to Dedicate ‘Integrated Command and Control Center’ in Naya Raipur

14) Video Analytics Strengthens Traffic Management Systems

VEHICLES

15) Toyota to Invest $1 Billion in Grab to Bring Connected Car Services Into Southeast Asia


News Releases


Upcoming Events

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The Transportation Communications Newsletter (ISSN 1529-1057) is published electronically Monday through Friday.   For a free subscription or to unsubscribe, or for comments or questions, please contact me at bernie@transportationradio.com. TCN archives: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/transport-communications    
Follow me on Twitter @TransportComm.  
© 2018 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016