Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - Cranford, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) China’s Civil Aviation Sector Embracing Digital Era

FREIGHT

2) ELDs Bring More Data to Fleets

MARITIME

3) Blockchain at Sea: How Technology is Transforming the Maritime Industry

MOBILITY

4) CEO of Moovit Discusses New Partnership with TomTom and Microsoft

OTHER

5) AI Predicts Smartphone Transportation Modality from Wi-Fi Signals

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

6) Lawsuit Claims Camden County, Georgia Withheld Spaceport Documents from Public

7) PROM Traffic Safety Initiative Kicks Off in Mississippi

8) Guam Police Looking to Launch Educational Traffic Safety Campaign in Light of Pedestrian Deaths

RAILROADS

9) Sounder Trains Delayed, Halted by Nationwide BNSF Communications Outage

10) Lake Superior Tribe Criticizes BNSF Over Notification of Derailment

ROADWAYS

11) New York Governor Proposes Electronic Warning System to Prevent Large Vehicles from Hitting Low Parkway Overpasses

12) New Mapping Software Creates Digital Atlas of Street Signs in Clovis, New Mexico

SAFETY / SECURITY

13) In Close Vote Idaho Senate Kills Bill Banning Drivers from Using Hand-Held Cellphones

14) Facial Recognition Software Regularly Misgenders Trans People

15) Are ELDs Making Trucking Safer?

TRAFFIC INCIDENT MANAGEMENT

16) Here’s How Iowa DOT Tracks Treacherous Roads

TRANSIT

17) Orlando’s Lake Nona Rolling Out Autonomous Shuttle Buses

18) Citymapper Just Announced a Subscription Service for London’s Muddled Transport Network

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

19) Prague Plans High-Tech Road Signs

VEHICLES

20) Chevy App Adds Vehicle Locate Function and Geofence Alerts for Your Phone


News Releases


Upcoming Events

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - Cranford, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) Sources: US Blocks North Korean Air Traffic Revival Ahead of Trump-Kim Summit

2) Azerbaijan, Europe Strengthen Cooperation in Air Traffic Management

CAMERAS

3) Traffic-Enforcement Cameras Up for Consideration in Nevada Senate

4) Washington State Considers Changes to Let Seattle, Others Expand Use of Traffic Cameras

ELECTRONIC TOLLING

5) Frustrated SunPass Users to Seek Legal Options

6) Hertz Scraps Surprise Fees for Crossing Golden Gate Bridge, Pays $3.65 Million to San Francisco

FREIGHT

7) Communication Defines Quality in Work Truck Industry

OTHER

8) Emails Reveal Coordination Between Chao, McConnell Offices

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

9) Dubai ‘Smart Safety Bus’ to Promote Students’ Traffic Awareness

10) How to Use Video Marketing in Your Mobility Business

RAILROADS

11) Railroads Look to PTC to Shake Out More Capacity

SAFETY / SECURITY

12) European Transport Safety Council: In-Vehicle Technology Vital to Tackling Speeding in Europe

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

13) Timing of Nearly All El Paso Traffic Lights in Hands of TMC Team

VEHICLES

14) ITS (UK) Calls for a ‘Digital Highway Code’

15) Uber and GM Cruise Making Their AV ‘Visualization’ Tools Open Source

16) Audi’s Traffic-Light Sensor Gives You the Power to Catch as Many Green Lights as Possible


News Releases
 

Upcoming Events

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Monday, February 18, 2019

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Monday, February 18, 2019 - Cranford, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) North Texas Regional Airport Pursues Radar Amid Safety, Traffic Concerns

2) American Airlines Flight Attendant Union Demands Investigation into ‘Sexist’ Video

3) SITA: Aviation Still Vulnerable to Cyber Attacks Despite Greater IT Spending

CAMERAS

4) Virginia House, Senate Endorse Use of Speed Cameras

5) Hawaiian Lawmakers Advance Red-Light Camera Bill

ELECTRONIC TOLLING

6) Official: Electronic Road Tolls Two Years Away in Qatar

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

7) Smart Roads Help Decrease Accident Response Times

OTHER

8) In Berlin, There’s Now One App to Access Every Mode of Transportation

9) Iowa DOT Making It Easier to Track Plows in School Districts

PARKING

10) Crowdsourced Parking App Becomes Available Tuesday in Philadelphia

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

11) Denver Police Plan to Encrypt Radio Traffic This Spring

12) Winter 2019 Issue of InTransition Looks at Public Outreach

SAFETY / SECURITY

13) UN Counter-Terror Chief: Terrorist Tracking System Introduced at Airports of 13 Countries

TRANSIT

14) Federal Inquiry Launched Into Automated Mass Transit in Australia


Upcoming Events

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The Transportation Communications Newsletter (ISSN 1529-1057) is published electronically Monday through Friday.   For a free subscription or to unsubscribe, or for comments or questions, please contact me at bernie@transportationradio.com. TCN archives: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/transport-communications    
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© 2019 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016