Friday, February 27, 2015

Friday, February 27, 2015

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Friday, February 27, 2015 – ISSN 1529-1057


1) Arinc, SITA Roll Out New Tracking Options for Airlines
Link to article in Aviation Week & Space Technology:

2) Talking Drones to Improve Airspace Safety
Link to article in The Engineer:
Link to news release

3) Ramp Technology to Prevent Incursions
Link to article in Ground Support Worldwide:

4) Trenton-Mercer Airport to Get Branding Strategy Under New Marketing Contract
Link to article in the Times of Trenton:

5) Riverton (Wyoming) Airport Board Chairman on Marketing Idea: The Cart is Before the Horse
Link to article in County 10:

6) Smartworld CEO Says Airports Must Embrace Smart Systems to Cope with Growth
Link to article in Passenger Terminal Today:

7) How the FAA and Airlines Sleuth for Safety
Link to article from the FAA:


8) Tolling Review 2014
Link to magazine:


9) GPS Serves a Pivotal Role in Big Data Stickiness
Link to article on TechRepublic:


10) Alabama DOT Director Stops Road Projects Because of Senator's Billboard Critical of Governor
Link to article on
Link to article on Yellowhammer


11) How We Found the Worst Place to Park in New York City – Using Big Data
Link to TEDxNewYork video:


12) J. Paul Vance Out as Chief Connecticut State Police Spokesman
Link to article in the Hartford Courant:


13) Snowflake Machine Leads to Safer Roads
Link to article on Dakota Student:


14) Will Nissan Beat Google and Uber to Self-Driving Taxis?
Link to article in IEEE Spectrum:


15) MBTA Ninja: The 'Waze for the T'
Link to article on BostInno:
Link to MBTA Ninja


16) Niagara International Transportation Technology Coalition Gets $200,000 Federal Grant for Traffic Information Operations
Link to article in The Buffalo News:


17) Apple Watch Will Replace Electronic Car Keys, Says CEO
Link to article on AppleInsider:

18) Audiobooks in Cars: A Niche Market or Untapped Opportunity?
Link to commentary on MediaPost:

News Releases

Job Postings
 -  Traffic Signal Systems Analyst – Maricopa County DOT – Phoenix, Arizona

Friday Bonus
Fashion inspiration comes from the most unexpected places.

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