An accident-prevention system required by Congress but resisted by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority would stop a train from speeding through a sharp curve and potentially derailing, experts said.
Metra Electric trains are delayed after a train struck a vehicle in the South Shore neighborhood, officials said.
A daily commuter train from Charlotte to Raleigh struck and killed a pedestrian Monday while passing through Durham.
This is the first of three episodes covering Portland’s Streetcar Mobile Music Fest. I did a sneak preview of the festival a while back. Filed under: Transit Sleuth TV, Video Tagged: eidolons, streetcar, streetcar mobile music festival, transit sleuth, transit sleuth tv
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A program that helps ex-offenders gain work experience cleaning rail cars and buses for the Chicago Transit Authority will end on Dec. 31, according to the Amalgamated Transit Union and the CTA.
Fueled by record ridership of more than 1.2 million passengers last year, Amtrak's San Joaquin trains generated more than $39.4 million in ticket sales.
The transportation hub planned for downtown Scranton is making solid progress after years of delays and false starts.
No news may be good news for BART commuters.
A glitch that would occasionally allow federal employees free passage through Ventra turnstiles when they swiped work IDs has been fixed, a Chicago Transit Authority spokeswoman said.
They may have repealed an ordinance making participation mandatory, but County Commissioners agreed Monday they should continue asking large employers to voluntarily help prod workers to use alternatives to commuting alone by car.
Harbin Metro, the first Chinese underground rapid transit system, is expected to ease traffic congestion in Harbin, the capital city of Heilongjiang province.
The Las Vegas Railway Express, known as the X Train, is planning to roll out high-end, club-style service on selected passenger rail routes with the creation of public-private partnerships (PPPs) with existing passenger rail service...
State-owned Saudi Railways Organization (SRO) has contracted Freight Car America USA to supply 500 wagons with high-tech specifications accepted by American Automobile Association (AAA).
French transportation company Alstom has reported a record speed of 293kmph while testing its Pendolino train on the Gora Wlodowska to Psary line, north-west of Krakow.
The E-ZPass Group has announced work with OmniAir Certification Services (OCS) to specify a testing program for ensuring full compliance of competitive equipment with E-ZPass readers and tags. OCS was hired by the E-ZPass Group for fees of around $50,000 to detail the testing needed. The documents are due to be completed by the end of the year. read more Advertisement:
51% of airports stated that they would be increasing their social media budget for 2014, compared to a year ago when only 38% were confident of increasing their budget. Airport Social Media Outlook 2013/ 2014 Over this year, there has been a rising number of social media initiatives from airports. Show More Summary
I delivered a brief keynote on the advent of the Connected Traveller and how the travel landscape must evolve at Eyefortravel’s Social Media and Mobile in Travel Asia 2013 conference in Hong Kong yesterday. I touched upon the following...Show More Summary
The three people injured in a helicopter incident 150 nautical miles from Australia’s David Station in Antarctica have been rescued in an operation that plucked them to safety in a break in deteriorating weather conditions. The Australian Antarctic Division says that the expeditioners have now been transferred to Davis using a helicopter, a ski-equipped Twin [...]
An objection by shareholder activist and Crikey founder Stephen Mayne to the manner in which Virgin Australia is conducting its $350 million capital raising has been in effect rejected by the Takeovers Panel. The panel finds that the raising doesn’t cause a change of control in Virgin Australia, which is of course, contrary to the [...]