Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 – ISSN 1529-1057


1) FAA Close to Operational Decision on En Route Automation Program

Link to article in Aviation Week:


2) School Buses Give Ads a Ride

Link to article in USA Today:


3) Managing Traffic Through Information Technology

Link to article in The Economic Times:

4) TomTom Launches Traffic Site

Link to article on WebProNews:


5) Ford Models to Come with Digital Radios by 2013

Link to article on autoevolution:

News Releases

1) Trafficmaster and BMW Announce a Two-Year Extension to the BMW Trackstar Program

Job Postings

- Entry/Mid-Level Economists – Research and Innovative Technology Administration – Cambridge, Massachusetts

Economists GS-0110-9/11/12 - RITA.VOLPE-2011-0053

- Experienced Economists – Research and Innovative Technology Administration – Cambridge, Massachusetts

Economist GS-0110-13 - RITA.VOLPE-2011-0052

Upcoming Events

Foundations of Dynamic Traffic Assignment Workshop – April 28 – Tallahassee, Florida

Today in Transportation History

1521 **490th anniversary** Ferdinand Magellan reached Guam anchoring his three boat fleet in Umatac Bay.

1911 **100th anniversary** John B. McDonald, a noted railroad builder, including the first New York City subway line, died.


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