Thursday, April 5, 2007

Thursday, April 5, 2007

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Thursday, April 5, 2007 -- ISSN 1529-1057

1) FCC Seeks to Reform 911 Call Tracking
Link to AP story:,,-6535716,00.html

2) US, EU Making Progress on Passenger Data Deal
Link to AP story:

3) Disaster Strikes the Washington State Bridge -- in Video Simulation
State uses YouTube to show catastrophic result of quake, winds.
Link to story in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer:
Link to news release from Washington State DOT:
Link to videos: (earthquake) (windstorm)

4) Company Uses Radar to Report on Traffic
Link to AP story:
Link to news release from SpeedInfo:

5) The Subway Tunnel as Video Billboard
Link to story on CNET News:

News Releases

1) Arlington, Texas Opens New Traffic Management Center

2) Imtech: Acquires Peek Traffic;jsessionid=E174E39085671B51E79641D81A5BF839.tomcat3?articleid=75384&showfull=false

3) CoreStreet's PIVMAN System Plays Critical Role in Nationwide Homeland Security Demonstration

Upcoming Events
7th International Conference on ITS Telecommunications – June 6-8 – Sophia Antipolis, France

Today in Transportation History
1621 – The Mayflower departs Plymouth for a return voyage to England.


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