Friday, November 17, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Friday, November 17, 2017 - Cranford, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) Democratic Lawmaker Introduces Airline Passenger ‘Bill of Rights’ Legislation
Congressman Rick Nolan news release

2) Who’s on Board to Be the New Voice of the Denver Airport Train?

ELECTRONIC TOLLING

3) Massachusetts DOT Reflects on a Year of All-Electronic Tolling

MARITIME

4) US Navy Emphasizing Maritime Cybersecurity Investments

5) Hiccups for US Customs and Border Protection’s New Port System as It Nears Completion

OTHER

6) How Cities Can Cut Congestion with Smart Transport

PARKING

7) Parking App Problems Lead to Ticket Dismissals in Sacramento

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

8) Three PR Lessons from the ‘Summer of Hell’ at Penn Station

RAILROADS

9) Apology After Japanese Train Departs 20 Seconds Early
Tsukuba Express statement  (in Japanese)

SAFETY / SECURITY

10) Smart Vehicles Could Mean Safer Work Zones

TRANSIT

11) San Francisco Muni’s New Electronic Subway Signs Come to Life -- Temporarily

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

12) China Will Enhance Traffic Management and Warning Systems on Expressways, Especially in Severe Weather

13) City Employees in Jacksonville, North Carolina Work to Keep Traffic Flowing

VEHICLES

14) The Near Future of Driving: Eyes Forward, but No Hands at 10 and 2


News Releases


Friday Bonus


Job Postings


Upcoming Events

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - Cranford, New Jersey

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AVIATION

1) FAA Updates Electronic Flight Bag Policy

2) Swiss Delivers Digital Press to Lounges at Geneva and Zurich Airports

CARTOGRAPHY

3) Google Maps: Here’s How Its New Look Will Adapt to the Way You’re Traveling

FREIGHT

4) Shippers Need More Rail-Asset Transparency, Firms Say

5) Three Ways Fleets Use Technology to Improve Safety

GPS / NAVIGATION

6) A Look Inside the GPS Control Center in Colorado Springs

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

7) INTERSECT17 in Full Swing

8) News Update from ERTICO - ITS Europe

9) Latest Edition of Smart Highways

MARITIME

10) New Port Automation Task Force Looks to Combine AI, Cloud Computing, IoT and Big Data

11) Malaysian Navy to Work with Telcos to Enhance Maritime Safety App

OTHER

12) Texas Sheriff Threatens Charges Against Truck Driver for Profane Anti-Trump Sticker

13) Florida’s New App for Car and Boat Tags -- and What It Will Cost You

14) FCC Takes Steps to Facilitate Next Generation Wireless Technologies in Spectrum Above 24 GHz

15) The Accelerator - Volume 1, Issue 3

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

16) New Jersey Launches Traffic Stop Education Program in Response to Police Shootings
NJ Attorney General news release

17) Transport for London to Remove ‘Free Baloch’ Adverts from Buses

RAILROADS

18) New Musical Dives Into History of White Pass and Yukon Route Railroad

ROADWAYS

19) See the New US 23 Flex Route in Action

20) Missouri DOT to Place Flashing Interactive Signs Along Bypass to Remind Drivers to Focus on Road

21) In Profile: Ahmed Alhammadi on New Technology in UAE Road Projects

SAFETY / SECURITY

22) NTSB Urges Collision Avoidance Tech, Data Recorders in Trucks

23) Technology That Can Reduce Driving Distractions and Their Dangers

TRAFFIC INCIDENT MANAGEMENT

24) Arizona Launches Traffic Incident Management Website for Responders

TRANSIT

25) SEPTA Hopes to Make Commutes Smoother with Launch of Newest App

VEHICLES

26) South Korea Unveils Its First Fully-Automated Shuttle

27) Texas Instruments Aims to Make Car HUDs Bigger and Brighter
Texas Instruments news release

28) Assessing the Effects of Automated Vehicles on Freeway Operations


News Releases


Solicitation


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    
© 2017 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Transportation Communications Newsletter


Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - Gillette, New Jersey


AVIATION


1) FAA Chief Urges Collaboration to Weigh Risks and Keep Pace with Technological Innovation


BICYCLES / PEDESTRIANS


2) Ahead of Golden Anniversary, Michigan’s First Rail Trail Boasts Innovative Mile Markers


OTHER


3) One Year In, Pittsburgh’s Mobility Head Reflects On Creating an Accessible and Inclusive City


ROADWAYS


4) India’s Longest Expressway to Offer Free Wi-Fi Between Agra and Lucknow


SAFETY / SECURITY


5) France Using Drones to Catch Dangerous Drivers


6) Arkansas Truckers Being Trained to Combat Human Trafficking


TRANSIT


7) New York MTA, Union Strike Deal on Future of Station Agents, ‘Customer Service Ambassadors’


News Releases


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    
© 2017 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016