Monday, December 27, 2010

Monday, December 27, 2010

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Monday, December 27, 2010 – ISSN 1529-1057


1) US Coast Guard Tests New Warning System in Florida

Link to article in Florida Today:


2) New Delhi Autorickshaws Fail to Meet Deadline for Installation of GPS

Link to Press Trust of India article:


3) Disney Tackles a Major Theme Park Problem: Lines

Link to article in The New York Times:


4) Railroad Close Call Reporting System Wins Praise

Link to article in Occupational Health & Safety:


5) Technology Stepped Up to Curb Reckless Driving in South Africa

Link to story on Eyewitness News:

6) TSA Status Site Tells Whether Your Airport Actually Uses Their Body Scanners

Link to article on Lifehacker:

7) AT&T Video Shows Texting and Driving Don't Mix

Link to article in The New York Times:

Link to video:


8) Nissan Leaf's Carwings Keeps You Up to Speed, Puts You in Efficiency Race

Link to blog on AutoblogGreen:


9) Pakistan Motorway Police Introduce Free SMS Information Service

Link to article in The News:

10) Bahrain Plans Intelligent Transportation System

Link to article on TradeArabia:

11) Inside Look at Arizona DOT's Traffic Operations Center

Link to story on KNXV-TV:'s-traffic-operations-center

News Releases

1) Iteris to Acquire Meridian Environmental Technologies

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Today in Transportation History

1985 **25th anniversary** Terrorists killed 19 people at the Vienna and Rome airports.


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