Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 – ISSN 1529-1057


1) Korean Air to be Sanctioned for 'Nut Rage' Cover-Up
Link to AP article:

2) Delta Airlines Security Flaw Lets You Check In to Flights as Other People
Link to article on BuzzFeed:

3) FAA Streamlines Procedure for Tower Light Outage NOTAMs
Link to article in TV Technology:


4) Dutch Launch 'Intelligent Bicycle' that Warns of Danger
Link to AFP article:

5) California Man Uses Rented Radar Unit to Track Bike Speeds on Boardwalk
Link to story on KGTV-TV:


6) New Jersey's Red-Light Camera Experiment Ends
Link to AP article:

7) Ohio Governor to Sign Bill Restricting Use of Red Light, Speed Cameras
Link to story on WNWO-TV:

8) Nassau County, New York Shuts Down Controversial School Zone Speed Cameras
Link to story on WNBC-TV:


9) For Self-Driving Cars, Another Maker of Maps to Steer By
Link to article in IEEE Spectrum:


10) Jakarta Launches Smart City Program
Link to article in The Jakarta Post:


11) New App Measures and Rewards Your Transportation CO2 Fitness
Link to article on TreeHugger:

12) Colorado Town Gets Promotional Help from Bridge Contractor
Link to article in The Denver Post:


13) New York City Police Doesn't Publicize Traffic Deaths a Quarter of the Time
Link to story on WNYC Radio:

14) The Spokesman-Review Adds Transportation Blog
Link to article in The Spokesman-Review:

15) What this Transportation Communicator Wishes for in a New Year…
Link to Talking Transportation blog:


16) TransitScreen Looks to Keep Up with Fast-Changing Transportation Landscape
Link to blog on Transit Cocktail DC:


17) DC's WAMU Drops Traffic Reports After Morning Rush Saying Public Radio Audiences Don't Have Big Thirst for Updates
Link to blog in the Washingtonian:


18) How Microsoft Sees the Connected Car
Link to article in Network World:

19) Florida DOT Holds Summit on Connected Vehicle Technologies
Link to story on WOFL-TV:

News Releases

Job Postings
 -  Tolling Assurance Analyst – Transurban – Alexandria, Virginia

 -  Call for Papers – 4th Symposium of the European Association for Research in Transportation

Upcoming Events
Transit ITS Seminar – March 4-5 – Salt Lake City

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