Transportation Communications Newsletter
Thursday, January 17, 2013 – ISSN 1529-1057
1) Industry Group Holds First Meeting to Study In-Flight Gadget Use
Link to article in Air Traffic Management:
2) American Airlines Unveils New Logo, Look
Link to AP article:
Link to news release: http://aa.mediaroom.com/index.php?s=43&item=3617
3) Programming a Smoother Commute
Link to CBC News story:
4) Study: Mobile Payments to Have Major Travel Impact
Link to article on Travel Market Report:
PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION
5) Gamification as a Communication Tool Part of Innovative Public Outreach Campaigns
Link to Talking Transportation blog:
SAFETY / SECURITY
6) LTE Test Provides Insight Into Nationwide Public Safety Network
Link to article in Government Technology:
7) Metra Eyes Tech Firm to Bring Wi-Fi Aboard
Link to article in the Chicago Tribune:
8) Smartphone App Developers Say DC Metro Unnecessarily Limits Bus Data
Link to article in The Washington Post:
9) Myki Sacks Workers Hired to Explain Smartcard
Link to article from the Herald Sun:
TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT
10) Alberta to Launch New 511 Road Report Line
Link to QMI Agency article:
11) Traffic Management to Go High-Tech in Bengaluru, India
Link to article in the Deccan Chronicle:
12) Tesla Nimbly Updates Model S Over the Air
Link to article in Automotive News:
Port Technology Seminar – May 14-16 – Jacksonville, Florida
Today in Transportation History
1963 **50th anniversary**
The George Washington Bridge Bus Station opened in Manhattan.
The Short SC.7 Skyvan made its first flight.
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