Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017



Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - Cranford, New Jersey


AVIATION


1) Electronics Ban at Foreign Airports Could Expand


2) Two New European Initiatives Aim to Improve Aviation Cybersecurity


3) Air Traffic Control for Drones Discussed at US House Hearing
Aviation Subcommittee hearing video


4) Griffiss International Airport Ground Zero for New Drone Testing Corridor


5) Business Aviation Operators: There’s an App for That!


CARTOGRAPHY


6) Iowa DOT Bridge Condition Story Map Gives More Accurate Snapshot of Iowa’s Infrastructure


FREIGHT


7) Smart Analytics Improving Transport and Logistics Sector


GPS / NAVIGATION


8) California Looks to GPS Tracking to Solve Gas Tax Deficit


INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS


9) Montreal Sets Up Institute to Study Electrification and Intelligent Transportation
City of Montreal news release (in French)


MARITIME


10) How IoT is Keeping Panama Canal Shipping Flowing Just in Time


11) Dubai Maritime City Authority Launches ‘Maritime Signage Design and Guidelines’


ROADWAYS


12) Why Expected Gridlock Almost Never Happens When a Major Freeway Closes


SAFETY / SECURITY


13) US Visitors May Be Forced to Turn Over Phones and Passwords Before They Get Visas


14) Harvard Professor Behind Designated Drivers Takes on Distracted Ones


TRANSIT


15) SEPTA Launches ‘Key’ Fare Payment on Airport Line


16) Cisco Uses Video Analytics for Monitoring of Tram Passengers in Melbourne


TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT


17) Mississippi DOT Ready to Sign On with Traffic Alerts on I-10


VEHICLES


18) The CD is Finally Exiting the Car


News Releases


Solicitations


Upcoming Events


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