Monday, September 29, 2014

Monday, September 29, 2014

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Monday, September 29, 2014 – ISSN 1529-1057


1) FAA Chief Orders Review of Facilities After Chicago Fire
Link to article in USA Today:
Link to news release

2) Landings Aborted After North Carolina Airport Goes Dark with No Warning
Link to story on ABC News:

3) United's Deal with Uber Raises Concerns
Link to article in The New York Times:


4) Deal Reached in Missouri Traffic Camera Lawsuits
Link to AP article:


5) Indian Ports Under Shipping Ministry Plan to Go Paperless
Link to article in The Economic Times:


6) Cargomatic's Mobile Technology Connects Truckers to Short-Range Jobs
Link to article in the Los Angeles Times:

7) New York MTA Bridges and Tunnels Archivist Seeks Tollbooth
Link to article in The New York Times:


8) Vermont Board Wants Young Peoples' Transportation Thoughts
Link to AP article:

9) Georgia DOT Buys Image-Boosting Radio Ads with Tax Funds
Link to AP article:

10) South Carolina Ports Authority Releases Information on Appraisers, Mum on Appraisal for Port Royal
Link to article in The Island Packet:


11) Railroads Hope to Discourage Photos on Tracks
Link to article in the LaMars Daily Sentinel:

12) New Mexico Spends $1 Million to Boost Safety at Trail, Track Crossings
Link to article in the Santa Fe New Mexican:


13) 'Get Your Head Out of Your Apps,' Iowa DOT Says
Link to story on KCCI-TV:


14) Smart Branding Attracts the Masses to Mass Transit
Link to article in InTransition:


15) The Car of the Future Will Be a Data Goldmine
Link to article in InformationAge:

16) Consumer Electronics Giants Enter the Connected Car
Link to article on Telematics Update:

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