Friday, April 20, 2018

Friday, April 20, 2018

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Friday, April 20, 2018 - Mountainside, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) Carnegie Mellon University to Establish Innovation Lab Inside Pittsburgh Airport
Pittsburgh International Airport news release

2) Airports Could Be Next Frontier for Food Delivery Apps

3) Articles in Aircraft Maintenance Technology Examine Role of Communication in Aviation

BICYCLES / PEDESTRIANS

4) Glow-in-the-Dark Sidewalk Art Sheds Light on Pedestrian Safety in Denver

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

5) Portugal Looks to Dramatically Cut Fatalities, Slash Fuel Emissions by 2050 with Intelligent Roads

MARITIME

6) Port of Rotterdam Launches New App to Optimize Shipping Operations

OTHER

7) Ads from USDOT Among Those Appearing on Extremist YouTube Channels

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

8) Secret Georgia Transportation Board Meetings Excluded Own Members

9) Montana Launches Real ID Ad Campaign in Billings

ROADWAYS

10) Faded Pavement Markings Make South Dakota Roads Less Safe

TRANSIT

11) Massachusetts Governor: MBTA Needs More Info on Rail Operators’ Driving Records

12) St. Louis Metro Transit Teaching People How to Make Fresh, Nutritious and Affordable Meals

13) Posing as a Metro Rider on Twitter, DC Transit Union Attacks Critics as Paid Plants

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

14) Traffic Control Center Opens for Meerut, India

15) Data Systems Can Be the Air Traffic Control Tower of Urban Mobility


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Thursday, April 19, 2018

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - Union, New Jersey


BICYCLES / PEDESTRIANS

1) Portland, Oregon Inks Agreement with Tech Startup to Get Data on Bicycle Rides

2) Chongqing, China Uses Sensors to Detect Pedestrians in Crossings and Alert Drivers

GPS / NAVIGATION

3) How Uber Moves the ‘Blue Dot’ to Improve GPS Accuracy in Big Cities

4) GPS Developer Bradford Parkinson Recounts the Early Days of GPS

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

5) ITS PCB Update - April 19, 2018x

OTHER

6) License Plates Getting Tech Makeover. Here’s Why

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

7) IBTTA’s TollMiner Can Turn Information into Stories

VEHICLES

8) BMWs Will Be Intelligent, But Full Autonomy a Long Way Off, Says Board Member


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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - Green Brook, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) New Free Weather Products Coming Soon to ADS-B Feed

2) Pilots, Air Traffic Controllers to Take Part in Annual Role Reversal Program at North Carolina Airport

3) New Technology to Continue to Change the Way We Travel

4) Volunteers Extend a Helping Hand at JFK, Newark Liberty Airports

CAMERAS

5) Iowa Traffic Camera Legislation in Limbo

GPS / NAVIGATION

6) Los Angeles Councilman Wants City to Sue Google Over Traffic ‘Threats’ from Waze App

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

7) Tampa and University of South Florida to Study Smart Transportation

8) ERTICO Newsletter - April 18, 2018

MARITIME

9) Collaboration to Leverage AI, Analytics for Vessel Traffic Management in Singapore Port

OTHER

10) Ford Expands Into On-Demand Medical Transportation Service to Challenge Uber Health

PARKING

11) Volkswagen Promises Autonomous Parking for 2020

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

12) Traffic Engineer Recounts Day in 1967 When Sweden Switched to Driving on Right Side of Road

ROADWAYS

13) Washington State DOT Apologizes for ‘Inappropriate Message’ on Overhead Traffic Sign

14) Florida DOT Makes Fix to Sign Confusion on I-95 in Jacksonville

SAFETY / SECURITY

15) iPhone ‘Do Not Disturb While Driving’ is Actually Getting People to Put Down Their Phones

TAXIS / RIDESHARING

16) Uber Makes Peace with Cities by Spilling Its Secrets

TELEMATICS

17) Chevy Owners Will Be Able to Pay for Shell Gas from Inside Their Cars

TRANSIT

18) Alipay to Further Connect with Public Transportation Providers

VEHICLES

19) FAA Bill Could Carry Tax Act Fixes, Self-Driving Car Measure

20) University of Cincinnati Researching Autonomous Vehicle Technology


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The Transportation Communications Newsletter (ISSN 1529-1057) is published electronically Monday through Friday.   For a free subscription or to unsubscribe, or for comments or questions, please contact me at bernie@transportationradio.com. TCN archives: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/transport-communications    
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