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Lion Air of Indonesia damned by Bali crash inquiry

Those who need to fly between the many islands of Indonesia’s vast, exciting, and spectacular archipelago need to read reports like this one just published on Flightglobal. It cover the final report by the country’s air safety authority into the crash landing in shallow water of a Lion Air 737-800 near Bali’s Denpasar airport in [...]

Confused about US/UK policy in Middle East? Follow the net energy

If you try to follow all the alliances it gets complicated. Follow the net energy. High net energy means fuel that is easy to extract. The last big reservoir of high net-energy oil is in Iraq near Kirkuk. As cheap oil declines, gas becomes more valuable. Show More Summary

The challenge of our generation

Rents are rising in cities across the country, and people who can’t afford the new rents have to go somewhere. At CNU 22 in June, Mike Lydon observed (48:15) that “We’re completely unprepared to put people who have the least resources...Show More Summary

Qantas, Virgin under criticial analysis re capacity war

As a recipient of a number of regular proprietary financial institution bulletins they historically tend to be very weak at picking downtrends in consumer demand, and this is could mean bad news for Qantas and Virgin Australia and their low cost brands. In an informative review of some of those bulletins Jamie Freed at Fairfax [...]

The New Baggage Carts Are Here, The New Baggage Carts Are Here!!

YVR’s new 2014 baggage carts, now rolling in an airport near you…if you live in Vancouver! Image: YVR Our friend in Vancouver, Chris, is usually running around YVR airport’s terminals, ramp, and grounds. With his smartphone in hand, he tweets, blogs, posts, and helps to keep YVR’s social media presence timely and responsive. He’s [...]Show More Summary

Metro Shuttles and Sounder Sunday Runs Return for Gridiron Season

Gridiron and rainy season are fast approaching. Husky football has returned to Montlake. Until U-Link opens in 2016, your best bet getting to a game is either hope there is room on Metro’s non-expanding fleet of local service, or take a $5 shuttle from one of eight park & ride lots. Once again, cash and […]

US FTA opens Cleveland’s Cedar-University Rapid Station

The US Department of Transportation's (DoT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has officially opened Cleveland's Cedar-University Rapid Station, formerly known as the University Circle Rapid Station.

Bombardier opens new Kuala Lumpur hub to support rail projects

Bombardier Transportation has opened a new Kuala Lumpur (KL) hub in Malaysia, in a bid to support the rail projects in Malaysia and the Asia-Pacific region.

Alstom opens new Citadis tram line in Le Mans, France

French train manufacturer Alstom has opened a second Citadis tram line in Le Mans, France, in a move to expand the city's tram network and the Citadis fleet.

Visit Leroy Automation at InnoTrans 2014 (Booth 3.2/105-G)

Leroy Automation is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at InnoTrans 2014 in Berlin, Germany.

Goldschmidt Thermit Group-Rail Joining, Rail Services, Measurement, Tools and Machines, and Equipment

Goldschmidt Thermit Group is an international, family-run group, comprising 23 medium-sized companies. With expertise spanning 100 years, we are a world-renowned supplier of products and services for the construction, renovation, maintenance and mode…

Mitron Renews Its Brand to Support International Growth

Mitron, a leading European public information systems provider for onboard railway and display solutions, is launching its renewed brand today. The brand renewal has been executed as part of the company's international growth strate...

Powernet Exhibits ADC9000 Rail Power Family at Innotrans 2014

The ADC9000 rail-approved auxiliary power family has grown with several new members. At Innotrans 2014, Powernet will show new modules (both DC/DC and AC/DC) in the range of 500W-3000W, as well as the MSR9800 system solutions based on the use of mult…

Speedy Wash 626-EZ

The new 626-EZ is a pallet size fully autonomous bus wash on wheels taking only 15 square feet of floor space.

Unplugged, Hassle Free Bus Washing Comes of Age

The new 626-EZ is a pallet-size fully autonomous bus wash on wheels taking only 15 square feet of floor space.

New OC-3 Gateway Simplifies Ethernet-to-SONET Connectivity

The Ethernet over OC-3/STM-1 Gateway from TC Communications offers users a simple, low-cost IP migration path by bridging Ethernet LANs between existing SONET/SDH networks.

VIA Analytics Launches Four New Products

Shortly before APTA, Via Analytics will simultaneously launch four new products.

Advanced Seating Solutions for All Transit Applications

USSC will be displaying the most comfortable and advanced operator seats on the market at the APTA 2014 show.

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