Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Friday, December 15, 2017 - Cranford, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) Senegal Air Traffic Control Strike at New Dakar Airport

2) AI and Big Data Converge to Improve Your Airport Customer Experience

CAMERAS

3) Miami Pulls the Plug On Its Red-Light Camera Program

CARTOGRAPHY

4) Google Maps Finally Gets Step-by-Step Transit Navigation

FREIGHT

5) Slow Road to Air Freight Digitalization

GPS / NAVIGATION

6) Waze Now Fully Available in Thai

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

7) Perth’s First ‘Smart Freeway’ to Open in Early 2020

RAILROADS

8) Amtrak Aims to Build Stakeholder Support for Nearly $40 Billion in Capital Investments

ROADWAYS

9) Road Crews in Ohio and Cleveland Going High-Tech to Find Better Ways to Plow Roads

SAFETY / SECURITY

10) European Distracted Driving Surveys Raise Calls for Increased Education, Enforcement, Penalties

TRANSIT

11) Researchers Using Tweets to Identify Transit Snarls

12) FTA Launches Five-Year Research Initiative for Transit Automation

13) ATRA Pulse - December 2017

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

14) South Africa’s i-Traffic System Adds Features to Improve Travel Planning

VEHICLES

15) UK Roads Minister Announces £500,000 Connected Vehicle Competition




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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

   Transportation Communications Newsletter

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - Cranford, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) ‘Invisible’ Digital Twin Aircraft Engines Created at GE Aviation

CARTOGRAPHY

2) Apple Details Indoor Maps Coverage of 34 Airports

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

3) Indiana Toll Road Set to Launch ITS System in February

MARITIME

4) Shipping Giants Back Standard to Stop Ship Cyber Attacks

OTHER

5) GAO Says USDOT Violated Anti-Lobbying Provision by Liking and Retweeting a Tweet

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

6) Pennsylvania DOT Joins Other Departments in ‘Cabinet in Your Community’ Event

RAILROADS

7) Positive Train Control Deadlines in Jeopardy for Commuter Rail Lines

ROADWAYS

8) Safety Warning System to be Installed Along Australia’s Bruce Highway

SAFETY / SECURITY

9) North Carolina DOT: Pilot Program on I-540 Will Help Curb Wrong-Way Crashes

10) Arizona DOT to Invest in Dust Detection Equipment for I-10

TELEMATICS

11) ‘Lots of People Don’t Like Telematics,’ Canadian Insurer Reports

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

12) New Indiana Toll Road Sign System Meant to Help Drivers, First Responders

13) Ada County, Idaho Has New Tech to Help with Traffic Flow

14) A Look Behind the Scenes at the Transport Malta Control Center

15) Migo Surfaces All Your Transport Options in One Search, One App

16) Michigan DOT Allows Anxious Travelers to Watch Active Snow Plows Via Webcam

VEHICLES

17) Japan Holds First Self-Drive Car Test on Public Road

18) Denso, Toyota Intro Test to Analyze IoT Data with Quantum Computer

19) Volvo’s Drive Me Takes Detour on Road to Full Autonomy

20) Car Sensors Will Help Solve Traffic Jams by Cutting Tailgating


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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    
© 2017 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - Cranford, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) Fort Lauderdale Airport Workers Could Be Required to Undergo Training to Handle Emergencies

2) Tokyo Airport to Be ‘Scattered’ with Robots for 2020 Olympics
Japan Airport Terminal Company news release (in Japanese)

CAMERAS

3) Ohio Supreme Court Sides with Toledo in Traffic Camera Challenge
Supreme Court of Ohio news release

GPS / NAVIGATION

4) Four More Galileo Satellites Launched Into Orbit
European Space Agency news release

5) Interview with TomTom Founder Corinne Vigreux

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

6) Fiber-Optic Cables to Beam Live Traffic News to Cars on Smart Motorways of the Future
Highways England news release

7) ERTICO Newsletter

MARITIME

8) Washington State Launches Maritime Innovation Advisory Council

9) Maritime Industry Moving Toward Greater Connectivity

10) Quality of Data Holding Back AI Development at Ports

OTHER

11) Transportation Coalition Formed in Bend, Oregon

12) Tourism Holdings Eyes ‘Connected RV’

SAFETY / SECURITY

13) Turkish Airports to Use Radar-Base Security System

14) The Airport of the Future Will Have Extremely Complicated Lines

TELEMATICS

15) Allstate Spinoff Arity Uses Cellphone Data to Be High-Tech Backseat Driver

TRANSIT

16) UK Transport Secretary Orders Investigation Due to Misleading Rail Journey Planner Information
Transport Focus news release

17) WMATA Reduces Red Line Service Due to Aging Communications Cable

18) Transit App Tracking Santa’s Baltimore Bus Rides

19) Google Maps Adds Transit Information for Bratislava
Original SME article (in Slovak)

20) First Virtual Transit Fare Card Available Within Android Pay Is Global

VEHICLES

21) Minnesota DOT Debuts Autonomous Shuttle Bus

22) Gainesville to Unveil Autonomous Shuttle in April

23) Software and Computer Speed Will Power Aptiv


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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    
© 2017 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016