Friday, October 29, 2010

Friday, October 29, 2010

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Friday, October 29, 2010 – ISSN 1529-1057


1) Airline Set to Make Fiber Optics Fly

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2) The Daily News from ITS World Congress

- Day 1

- Day 2

- Day 3

3) ERTICO's iMobility Newsletter – October 2010

Link to newsletter:


4) Inaugural I-81 Corridor Meeting Held in Virginia

Link to story and video on WSET-TV:


5) New Truck Registry at the Port of Oakland Adds Layer of Security at Terminals

Link to article in The Oakland Tribune:

6) School Buses Test Fingerprint Scan

Link to article in USA Today:


7) Charing Cross to Get Wi-Fi in London Underground Trial

Link to article in PC Advisor:


8) South Dakota DOT Cuts Its Spending on Winter Maintenance, More Emphasis on Motorist Information

Link to article in the Capital Journal:

9) 'Showcase Corridors' to Point Way for Handling Jakarta's Traffic Chaos

Link to article in the Jakarta Globe:

News Releases

1) International Intelligent Transportation Conference Selects Detroit as 2014 Host

2) Southwest Airlines Announces Onboard Wi-Fi Pricing

3) Frankfurt Airport Successfully Flies the Flag on the Social Web

Upcoming Events

The Geo Content & Services Marketplace – December 7 – Paris

Friday Bonus

With Halloween just a couple of days away, here's a Friday Bonus in keeping with the season.

Today in Transportation History

1960 **50th anniversary** A plane carrying the football team of California Polytechnic College crashed in Toledo, Ohio killing 22 of the 48 people aboard.


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