Cathay Pacific isn’t the only airline seized by the need to reduce fossil sourced carbon emissions, but its 2014 Sustainable Development Report may be the most lucid and honest account of what a major airline is doing, and how, overall, it may yet fail. Such accountability is also spreading within the airline business. However it [...]
Much to many AA flyers' relief, Skywest's contract with AA will expire sometime in October. This means no more CR2s at LAX; instead, Embraer 175s from Compass Airlines will fly routes out of LAX, including to SJC. The E175 features 76...Show More Summary
For those who enjoy conspiracy theories, there is a very good one being circulated about how two jets and a captured US drone command post in Afghanistan led to the murder by the CIA of almost everyone on MH370 in order to stop the equipment being sold to China by the Taliban. You can read [...]
It has been a damaging few days of bad news stories for Bombardier’s CSeries of regional jet airliners, culminating in Airbus breaking off talks apparently aimed at selling it control of the program for a big discount over its development costs. The process started less than a week ago with ‘well placed’ out-of-the-blue media stories [...]
ICELAND ROCKS Three years ago, I traveled to Iceland for the first time. It was sort of a spontaneous trip that a friend and I had planned last minute, but it ended up being one of the best international experiences ever. And with flight...Show More Summary
Do the Math: " I have used physical analysis to argue that sustained economic growth in the long term is fantastical. Maybe for some, this is stating the obvious. After all, Adam Smith imagined a 200-year phase of economic growth followed by a steady state. Show More Summary
Reuters continues to kick the goals in its coverage of the financial pain being felt by Canadian jet maker, Bombardier because of its low selling CSeries regional jets. This morning it reports that Airbus has been offered a majority stake in the program to make high composite single aisle jets pitched in the 100-150 [...]
At the American Public Transportation Association 2015 Annual Meeting in San Francisco, public transportation industry leaders come together to share ideas with their peers. One of the sessions focused on some of the best practices coming...Show More Summary
As a prime contractor, we undertake the full range of railway and track engineering works, from project management and planning, to maintenance, providing on-track machines and supplying temporary infrastructure and safety equipment to a construction…
The Rhomberg Sersa Rail Group (RSRG) signed the contract for the construction of the third section of the city railway at Bergen, Norway in December 2013.
Sepura has developed an upgraded version of its IMAGE application, which allows users to transfer pictures from a control room to the mobile devices of field personnel.