Monday, June 4, 2007

Monday, June 4, 2007

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Monday, June 4, 2007 -- ISSN 1529-1057

1) Germany Calls for Public Galileo Funding
Link to AP story:

2) Advance Traffic Management Center Will Monitor Ajman’s Traffic Flow
Link to story in the Khaleej Times:§ion=theuae&col

3) Watching I-10, Watching You
Traffic operations center now monitors freeway traffic in Tucson, Arizona.
Link to Wicks News Service story:

4) Frankfurt Named Site of Test for Cars with Sixth Sense
Link to story in The Malta Independent:

5) Next Phase of Czech E-Toll to be Satellite and Broader
Link to story in the Czech Business Weekly:

6) Canada’s First All-Traffic Station Celebrates First Anniversary
Link to story in Broadcaster:

7) The Guy with the Eye in the Sky
As a traffic reporter and helicopter pilot, Michigan man sees his job as a public service.
Link to story in the Detroit Free Press:

8) Electronic Toll Tag Launching in Ireland
Link to story in The Sunday Business Post:

9) By Air on the Sea
US Maritime Administration builds wireless capability into cargo fleet.
Link to story in Government Computer News:

10) On Duty: 24-Hour Video Guards
Link to story in Federal Computer Week:

11) Caltrans Safety Research Recognized by Federal Government
Link to story in The Eureka Reporter:

12) Listening to CD Tour of I-90 in Washington Makes Cross-State Trip Shorter
Link to AP story:

News Releases

1) Awards TransCore Installation & Maintenance Contracts to Expand Its Proprietary Traffic Sensor Data Network in Nine Metropolitan Areas

2) Asia’s First Real Time Traffic GPS Navigation - MapKing Singapore

3) AirSage Introduces TrafficWiSE to Aid Industry and Government with Real-Time Traffic Information

Upcoming Events
Webinar: Public Transit ITS Data Collection and Analysis - Large & Small Agency Lessons Learned – June 20

Today in Transportation History
1940 – The evacuation of Dunkirk, the largest of its kind in history, ends.


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