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MD: Cost of Transit Commuting Unpredictable for Federal Workers

For years, unpredictable transit costs have frustrated federal employees and others -- including local transit agencies -- who say the government should be doing more to encourage transit ridership over commuting by car.

Much of suppressed AirAsia crash report now revealed

Although Indonesian authorities have refused to release their interim report into the 28 December AirAsia disaster the key inclusions other than the black box transcripts and data now appear to have been outlined.  The most comprehensive wrap at this stage is from Bloomberg, which makes one very important claim that the Airbus A320 appeared to [...]

Nippon to deliver signalling system for São Paulo Metro Line 6 in Brazil

Nippon Signal has secured an order from Mitsubishi Heavy Industry (MHI) to deliver signalling system for São Paulo Metro Line 6 in Brazil.

France's SNCF selects TTG Energymiser DAS for its TGV fleets

France's state-owned railway company SNCF has selected Australia-based TTG Transportation Technology to provide the Energymiser Driver Advisory System (DAS) for its TGV fleets.

Philippines DOTC awards LRT-2 Masinag extension contract to D M Consunji

The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) of the Philippines has awarded a PHP2.27bn ($51.4m) contract to construction firm D M Consunji to build a 3.9km-long elevated guideway for the Light Rail Transit Line-2 East Extension.

Malaysia declares all officially presumed dead on MH370

In what might seem like a much delayed necessity, Malaysia’s director general of civil aviation Azharuddin Abdul Rahman tonight officially declared all 239 people who were on board missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 presumed dead. But he ran away from face time with a large number of their next of kin, when it became apparent [...]

MH370 media and next of kin conference abruptly cancelled

What 'unforseen circumstance' caused the abrupt cancellation of a media and next of kin briefing about MH370 in Kuala Lumpur today?

Keep Austin Employment Downtown

Julio G. makes the case that Austin's general transit ridership is stagnating and that population decline in the most transit productive areas is to blame. Part of that comes from NIMBYs and a restrictive development code. But I would...Show More Summary

Qantas first 747-400 to make an amazing last flight into history

The first Qantas 747-400, which has held, since 1989, the title for the longest unrefueled flight commercial airliner flight between London and Sydney, is set to make what may be the world’s shortest ever delivery flight, from Sydney to Albion Park just south of Wollongong.  It will land at its final destination, the Historical Aircraft [...]

Survey: Product Development

CN 2845 in Winnipeg, January 15 2015 Could you please help me out by taking a survey? I'm considering some future projects and I'd like your input on what you would like to see. I'm considering videos and eBooks and maybe some online photography training. Show More Summary

Indiana Transit Day at the Statehouse

This day is dedicated to mass transit advocacy and provides the chance to join others from around the state to meet with legislators, share information and build support for transit funding.

Spacecraft Components Corp.

Spacecraft Components Corp. designs, distributes and manufactures circular harsh environment connectors primarily focused in railways/transit, military, aerospace, industrial and various harsh environment markets. We pride ourselvesShow More Summary

500VA, IP66-Rated Pure Sine Wave Inverter

ABSOPULSE Electronics' CSI 500-2XD3-IP66 series provides a water, dust, sand, fire and explosion-proof pure sine wave AC-output solution for transportation and other heavy-duty applications.

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