Transportation agencies are managing new technologies and new expectations in the public participation processes.
For about as long as mass transit has existed, the bane of fare evaders has been around and causing issues for agencies. A lot of different tactics have been tried throughout the years and technology has allow for new ways to fight fare evasion...
Toronto, Ontario Dennis Fletcher, Associate, Steer Davies Gleave There are a number of issues related to making the most effective use of the new wealth of data from automatic vehicle location and passenger count systems. In my experience, transit...
While Qantas watchers are in the brace position when it comes to promised route cuts, its domestic arm, not Qantaslink, has announced new routes. It’s news that many will welcome. This is what Qantas said: Through better utilisation of aircraft Qantas will provide customers with access to the following new routes: Brisbane to Port Macquarie, [...]
How a Tigerair crew flew an A320 all the way from Sydney to Perth on Monday (3 March) without noticing they had incorrectly fueled the 180 passenger capacity jet is now a question for the ATSB to answer. Did they press on regardless? Or is the performance of the A320 so forgiving even at the [...]
Post peak countries: the collapse of Yemen: "What is perhaps most startling of the news that you read on the "Yemen Times" is that crude oil is rarely mentioned - except to say that everything is fine and production will soon increase. It seems that the real reason of collapse must remain hidden from those who are experiencing it. Yemen, surely, is not the only case."
MTA NYC Transit’s FASTRACK program will be returning to the 6th Ave lines next week. Here are the details: On Monday, March 10, MTA New York City Transit brings FASTRACK to B D F M stations in Manhattan. For four consecutive weeknights from Monday, March 10, to early Friday morning, March 14, B D F […]
Another totally unacceptable safety breakdown at the remote Queensland outback town of Moranbah has appalled Virgin Australia and the ATSB. On Wednesday 5 March one of Virgin’s ATR turbo-props landed at the airport to discover the runway occupied by the “aerodrome safety car’”. It managed to stop safely. In its notification of a serious [...]
Sleepy suburban buses wait for the bell by WhenEliseSings Sound Transit settles on a Tacoma Link alignment. SDOT writes about overhead wire crossings. Yet another example of how Seattle’s legislative delegation is embarrassingly bad on transit and urbanism issues: Sen Bob. Hasegawa (D-11) pushes an amendment to force Sound Transit to subsidize parking and car […]
Proxim Wireless Corp. provides Wi-Fi, Point-to-Point and Point-to-Multipoint 4G wireless network technologies for wireless internet, video surveillance and backhaul applications.
High-quality power supplies specialist MTM Power GmbH offers DC/DC converters from its HVC series with 250W for railway applications.
A group of AvGeeks in front of a Boeing 747-8I – Photo: The Boeing Company What a ride! This year’s Aviation Geek Fest was bigger and better than ever. I have to say that I am very honored by the fact that I get flown around the world to do some pretty amazing aviation-related [...] The post Experiencing the Amazing Aviation Geek Fest 2014 appeared first on AirlineReporter.com.