Friday, September 24, 2010

Friday, September 24, 2010

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Friday, September 24, 2010 – ISSN 1529-1057


1) The Future of FAA's NextGen Depends on How It Will Deliver Economically

Link to article on Nextgov:

2) Single European Sky Air Traffic Management Research Project Seeks Technological Solutions to Air Traffic

Link to article in the Hürriyet Daily News:


3) Better Data Needed to Boost Cycling in Australia

Link to AAP article:


4) Brentwood, Maryland Installs Cameras After Speed Limits Lowered

Link to article in The Examiner:


5) US Air Force Rebuts GAO Questions About GPS

Link to AP article:

6) Will Satnavs All be Cloud-Based by 2020?

Link to article on TechRadar UK:


7) National Transportation Public Affairs Workshop Honors Four State DOTs for Communications Excellence

Link to article in the AASHTO Journal:


8) Senator, First Responders Lay Claim to Open Spectrum

Link to article on Nextgov:

9) Talking to Death: Texts, Phones Kill 16,000: Study

Link to Reuters article:

10) Warning Labels on Cell Phones Proposed

Link to article in The Washington Post:


11) New York City Transit Court Should Have Translators, Group Says

Link to article in The New York Times:


12) Commuters in India’s National Capital Region Can Access All Travel Info in a Single Click

Link to article in the Indian Express:

13) Queensland Police to Watch Peak Hour Traffic to Reduce Congestion

Link to article in the Brisbane Times:

14) Wirelessly Connected Cars Could Act as Traffic Sensors

Link to article in Fast Company:

News Releases

1) Auburn University Team Receives FAA Research Grant to Study Unmanned Aerial Systems

2) WebTech Wireless' NextBus Wins Los Angeles Metro Contract

Upcoming Events

Euro Bus Expo – November 2-4 – Birmingham, UK

Friday Bonus

The bus company said what on their Twitter site?????

Today in Transportation History

1960 **50th anniversary** The USS Enterprise, the world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, was launched.


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