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Airport Authority IDs funding source for $210M ground transportation project  Hartford Business

Bradley International Airport has identified a funding source for its long-planned $210 million ground transportation project.


Ground innovation, part 3: A driverless future in travel and tourism  PhocusWire

In the third part of our series on ground transportation we consider the impact of autonomous vehicles on the travel industry.


Bradley Airport reveals funding plan for $210M transportation center project  Westfair Online

The Connecticut Airport Authority plans to use revenue bonds to finance its long-gestating $210 million ground transportation center at Bradley International ...


Feeling pressure to ground Boeing planes, US Transportation Secretary flies on 737 Max 8  CNBC

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao is not only resisting the calls to ground the plane, she flew one of the plane back to Washington Tuesday afternoon.


Construction to begin soon on new Bradley Airport structure  The Keene Sentinel

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. — A new $210 million ground transportation center at Bradley International Airport that will consolidate all car rental services in a ...


It's 'common sense' to ground the Boeing 737 Max 8, transportation expert says  CNBC

Jonathan Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association, and John Samuelsen, international president of the Transport Workers Union of ...


Ground innovation, part 1: The investment path  PhocusWire

In part one in our ground transportation theme series, we talk to investors about startups in the category.


Ground innovation, part 2: A new model for car rental  PhocusWire

For part 2 in our ground transportation series we look at some of the innovations in the sector from Turo, Sixt and Avis Budget Group.


Off The Ground Transportation! The Lazareth La Moto Volante 496 Flying Motorcycle  stupidDOPE.com

The deeper we get into the future, the closer, it seems, we are getting to personal flying vehicles. The good folks over at Lazareth are looking to the future, doing ...


Transportation weekly: Nuro dreams of autonomous lattes, what is a metamaterial, Volvo takes the wheel  TechCrunch

Welcome back to Transportation Weekly; I'm your host Kirsten Korosec, senior transportation reporter at TechCrunch. We love the reader feedback. Keep it ...


New Armstrong Airport terminal could worsen I-10 traffic, state's top transportation official says  NOLA.com

While the airport terminal is expected to open May 15, construction on the interstate interchange that will allow passengers to get there hasn't even started yet.


Indonesia Underground Opens, Making 34-Year Dream Reality  Bloomberg

Indonesia rolled its first train through a new underground rail network in the capital city of Jakarta on Sunday, another step in its struggles to overcome traffic ...


Former Transportation Secretary: The FAA should ground the 737 Max 8  CNBC

Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood joins "Squawk on the Street" to discuss why he believes the FAA should ground Boeing 737 Max planes after a ...


At 374,000 Pounds, ‘Big Boy’ Plays Vital Supporting Role at Ground Zero  The New York Times

A massive steel beam, currently in New Jersey, will be the linchpin of a new performing arts center at the World Trade Center site.


The effect of IPOs on transportation network companies like Uber and Lyft  PhocusWire

There's good disruption and bad, and plenty of corporate travel buyers will argue whether the disruption in ground transportation by transportation network ...


C.H. Robinson announces departure of CFO Andrew Clarke  FreightWaves

The former CFO of Forward Air, CEO of Panther Expedited, and CFO of C.H. Robinson hits the open market.


Improving Broward's mass transit: There will be speed bumps  Sun Sentinel

If you're a Broward County resident looking for mass transit improvements, get ready for a bumpy ride. The county's ability to win voter approval of a $15.6 billion, ...


SFO flights briefly delayed after bag with gun magazine slips by security  San Francisco Chronicle

A security blunder prompted the delay of more than 20 flights arriving and departing the San Francisco Airport on Saturday, after TSA agents misidentified a bag ...


Trump was the face of the 737 probe  The Washington Post

Several days after an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed outside Ethiopia's capital city, the Trump administration's senior air safety official was still ...


US Exports Competitive in NAFTA Countries While Losing Ground in China  Transport Topics Online

The prices U.S. producers get for their exports in Latin America and Canada rose this year, relative to the cost of goods imported to the United States, the Bureau ...


Man Who Grounded Dreamliner Says FAA Should Ground 737, Too  Bloomberg

The FAA is risking its reputation and public safety, says former U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood. He's right.


Sacramento airport lawsuit: Don’t leave disabled behind in emergency evacuation  Sacramento Bee

In what disabled rights advocates call a “groundbreaking” lawsuit settlement, Sacramento International Airport officials have agreed to make a series of changes ...


ELRS provides the magic behind movements  Lompoc Record

AL DHAFRA AIR BASE, United Arab Emirates -- There is a trio of Airmen working behind the scenes to ensure every piece of cargo and every member of Al ...


FedEx Tumbles as New Cut to Profit Forecast Signals `Lost Year'  Bloomberg

FedEx Corp. tumbled as a new cut to its earnings outlook stoked Wall Street concerns over the courier's ability to navigate a global slowdown and cash in on ...


DFNY, Dedicated Funding Enter into Strategic Partnership  Monitor Daily

Dedicated Funding NY (DFNY) formed a new partnership with Dedicated Funding, an equipment finance company that provides quick and simple financing ...


Dynamic struggle for transit accessibility gains ground  Workers World

A series of positive rulings have been won in court recently on the issue of public transportation accessibility. They have come as the class forces demanding ...


Parking and hotel shuttles moving to new location at Cleveland Hopkins Airport; changes go into effect Friday  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CLEVELAND -- More changes will take effect Friday for passengers traveling to and from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. According to the airport, ...


Diller Scofidio + Renfro's winning design for the new Hungarian Museum of Transport  Archinect

Last year, an international roster of renowned architecture teams were invited to compete to redesign the Hungarian Museum of Transport, one of Europe's ...


Emanuel’s mobility task force thinks big to combat congestion  Chicago Sun-Times

There's no guarantee any task force recommendations will see the light of day, especially with the mayor who set up the group leaving office.


George Washington Parkway’s northbound lanes to be closed through the weekend after sinkhole forms  The Washington Post

Updated at 10:00 a.m. Saturday. Crews worked through the night to repair the sinkhole on the George Washington Parkway, officials said. They said additional ...


Urban growth will be focus of public forum  Texarkana Gazette

The Texarkana Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold a Public Open House Update from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday inside the Texarkana, Texas, City Council ...


Confusion, Then Prayer, in Cockpit of Doomed Lion Air Jet  The New York Times

JAKARTA, Indonesia — As the seconds ticked by on the doomed Indonesian flight, the pilot handed the controls to his co-pilot and flipped through the pages of a ...


Transit Overhaul Bill Expected in Senate Committee This Week  All On Georgia

Georgia's transit system is plagued with bureaucratic red tape that weaves together six state agencies, 27 planning agencies, and 95 local agencies that many in ...


LAX Breaks Ground on Automated People Mover - Rental Operations  Auto Rental News Magazine

Los Ageles Mayor Eric Garcetti broke ground on the automated people mover (APM) last week, a train which will connect travelers directly to airport terminals ...


'I would be' concerned about flying on a Boeing 737 Max 8, warns ex-Transportation Secretary LaHood  CNBC

However, ex-American CEO Robert Crandall says he would fly on a Max 8. "If my kids or grandkids were going to get on the airplane, I'd tell them to go."


Local leaders cooling to Boring Company tunnel promises  Ars Technica

Virginia state transit officials are telling The Boring Company "thanks but no thanks," at least for now. The Virginia Mercury reported yesterday that the state's ...


Port Authority studying Atlantic City airport purchase  Press of Atlantic City

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is studying the possibility of purchasing or operating Atlantic City International Airport, as well as others, ...


CSX to break ground for rail hub in April  Rocky Mount Telegram

Saturday, March 16, 2019. People are going to start seeing action soon at the site of CSX's proposed intermodal rail facility across from N.C. Wesleyan College.


Flying taxi startup Blade is helping Silicon Valley CEOs bypass traffic  TechCrunch

One year after a $38 million Series B valued on-demand aviation startup Blade at $140 million, the company has begun taxiing the Bay Area's elite. As part of a ...


Helicopter with mechanical problems lands at Redwood City Kmart  The Mercury News

REDWOOD CITY — A helicopter that had a mechanical issue landed in a Kmart parking lot on its way to the San Carlos Airport Saturday, according to police.


Portland will send 10-cent gas tax back to voters in May 2020  OregonLive

Portland Commissioner Chloe Eudaly pictured at a press conference celebrating a new frequent *service* bus line on 122nd Avenue (Andrew Theen/Staff). 0.


Full parking lots, long lines at Honolulu’s airport trigger big travel headaches  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - An influx in travelers for spring break and a broken TSA screening machine triggered long security lines at Honolulu's airport ...


Mechanical fault takes out services on Hong Kong’s Airport Express  South China Morning Post

Services on rail link suspended just after midnight, but services resumed gradually from 10am.


MassDOT releases statewide airport economic impact study  Transportation Today

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has released a new Statewide Airport Economic Impact Study, detailing the activities of 39 ...


Neil Gorsuch joins liberals giving Yakama Nation a Supreme Court victory over state of Washington  The Spokesman-Review

The Supreme Court sided with the Yakama Nation over Washington state Tuesday, ruling that the.


Hyperloop Study Gets OK from Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission  Government Technology

In response to state Rep. Aaron Kaufer's calls for a statewide high-speed train system, the turnpike commission has approved a $2 million contract with Los ...


Some details on tolls, but little common ground  The CT Mirror

The administration of Gov. Ned Lamont started Wednesday to fill in significant gaps in the Democratic governor's expansive highway tolls proposal, a measure ...


Call for Artists: OIA accepting applications for iconic art piece  Bungalower

The Orlando International Airport is looking for applications from artists or a group of artists to create an “iconic art piece” for South Terminal C. The South ...


3 injured in Saturday morning plane crash west of Northern Colorado Regional Airport  The Coloradoan

Three people were hospitalized after a small plane crashed south of Fort Collins on Saturday morning. Larimer County Sheriff's Office and Loveland Fire ...


Is rail-based transportation a viable option for Las Vegas Strip?  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Will the Las Vegas Strip be the next major corridor in the valley to see steel put in the ground for its transportation needs?


Report: Deadly 2015 Arizona medical helicopter pilot overtaxed copter's capabilities  ABC15 Arizona

PHOENIX — Federal investigators say a pilot flew a medical helicopter beyond its capabilities on a high-speed, low-level flight across mountainous east-central ...


Forget the Last Mile, Amazon.com Now Wants to Own the First Mile, Too  The Motley Fool

The e-commerce giant is developing an end-to-end logistics network ensuring a package never needs to leave its ecosystem.


Airports feared losing revenue to Uber and Lyft. Here’s what happened  Los Angeles Times

Since car-hailing services began to serve airports, the financial disaster that was predicted has not happened. In fact, for some airports the overall revenue ...


Tampa International Airport to award demolition project contract  Tampa Bay Business Journal

Tampa International Airport is taking another step forward with its second phase of the overall $2.6 billion master plan with the demolition of a parking garage.


Heber City Mayor Discusses Growth, Transportation And Energy In State Of The City Address  KPCW

Heber City's mayor addressed members of the Heber Valley Chamber of Commerce in the first ever state of the city address on Tuesday. You can find the.


Peer-to-peer car sharing, Tampa airport in court battle  Florida Politics

Tampa International Airport has sued Turo Inc. in a legal battle opening the debate over whether the peer-to-peer car sharing operation should be paying the ...


An airplane didn't slide off Maine runway, it missed the runway altogether, NTSB says  USA TODAY

The National Transportation Safety Board says a United Express regional jet didn't slide off a runway in Maine — it missed the runway altogether.


Navigant Research Report Shows High Speed Ground Transport Technologies Offer the Potential to Transform Regional Mobility, Improve Transportation Ecosystem Efficiency  NewsOK.com

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 14, 2019--A new report from Navigant Research examines the evolving landscape of high speed ground transport ...


United Express plane missed runway entirely at Maine airport, report indicates  Fox News

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) says a United Express regional jet didn't slide off a runway in Maine — it missed the runway altogether.


Bus company to connect Duluth, Minneapolis airports for as little...  Superior Telegram

A nonstop bus *service* between the Duluth and Minneapolis-St. Paul airports with one-way rates starting at $9 will be launched in June. Known as Landline, the ...


Diller Scofidio + Renfro to Design New Hungarian Museum of Transport  ArchDaily

Architecture and design practice Diller Scofidio + Renfro have been selected to design the Hungarian Museum of Transport in Budapest. As the new home for ...


Transportation Weekly: Uber’s spending habits, Tesla Model Y, scooters and AVs in Austin  TechCrunch

Welcome back to Transportation Weekly; I'm your host Kirsten Korosec, senior transportation reporter at TechCrunch. We love the reader feedback. Keep it ...


Cushman & Wakefield Arranges Miami Industrial Sale  Commercial Property Executive

Miami 25 @ MIC, a 77820-square-foot flex property located across the street from Miami Intermodal Center, traded for $8.6 million.


Paine Field Airport: what to eat, what to do, how to get around  Curbed Seattle

Our guide to the Puget Sound's newest commercial airport.


The 11 biggest Bay Area transportation projects — and when they'll be done  San Francisco Chronicle

While the problem of crowded public transit and highways is unlikely to be solved any time soon, here's a rundown of major Bay Area transportation projects that ...


Berlin Plans for Huge Investments in Public Transit  CityLab

The German capital plans to make major investments to expand bus and rail networks, boost frequency, and get ahead of population growth. Are you jealous ...


Canada transport minister says won't ground planes after Ethiopia crash  Yahoo News

Canada's transport minister said Monday he won't ground dozens of Boeing 737 MAX 8 jetliners operated by three Canadian carriers, unless an investigation ...


Southwest, American ground troublesome 737s. Here’s how it affects Sacramento fliers  Sacramento Bee

Southwest Airlines, the major air carrier for Sacramento International Airport, announced today it has grounded 34 jets, following a presidential order. The newly ...


What are Destination Charges?  Kelley Blue Book

Have you ever wondered what you're paying for when you buy a new car and the paperwork lists tax, license and destination charge? What is the destination ...


Noise alert: Airport runway closure to divert air traffic across Anchorage  KTUU.com

Work on a North/South runway rehabilitation project will resume on April 1, during which time all air traffic will be diverted to the east/west runway through ...


First gun caught at Harrison County airport this year  WVAH

A woman with a loaded gun in her carry-on bag was stopped March 19 by the Transportation Security Administration at North Central West Virginia Airport in ...


Southern California supercommuters could fly to work (by plane)  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Rather than stew in traffic, long-distance commuters may soon have a way to rise above it — by 3,500 feet. A venture by two entrepreneurs would allow ...


Don't Hop Into A Ride-Hail IPO  Palisades Hudson Financial Group

With the recent announcement of Lyft's initial public offering and Uber's IPO expected to follow sometime this year, many investors are lining up to climb aboard.


How Arrivo Got Colorado to Back a Wild-Eyed Highway Scheme  WIRED

Promises of futuristic transportation systems like Arrivo's can prove tempting to cities struggling with congested highways and subpar public transit systems.


Video shows NJ Transit cop drag, punch man on ground outside Trenton train station  NJ.com

NJ Transit officials said Monday they are investigating the incident after a video surfaced on social media over the weekend.


Iowa State, Iowa DOT looking at heated pavement  KCRG

Roadways can turn hazardous and deadly during winter's wrath, and a project under way in Iowa is looking at one possible solution: Heating the pavement.


London explosives: devices found at three major transit hubs  Vox.com

Three explosive devices found at London hubs: Heathrow airport, Waterloo Station, and City Airport.


Want a flight from Allentown airport to your favorite destination? Here's who decides where you can go  Allentown Morning Call

While staff with the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority can pitch connections to carriers, airlines have the final say about what flights they'll offer to and from ...


JNJ Express to create 610 new jobs, pay employees $65K on average at new Memphis HQ  The Commercial Appeal

JNJ Express, a transportation provider founded in Memphis in 1992, broke ground on its new Memphis headquarters.


Tottenham Hotspur station? Some hate it, but branding the railways is nothing new  The Guardian

From Daimler Halt to Singer station, corporate giants of the past left their imprint on the transport network, says Guardian columnist Ian Jack.


We asked the head of NJ Transit (and some of his critics) to grade his 1st year. How'd he do?  NJ.com

We asked commuters and experts to grade NJ Transit Executive Director Kevin Corbett after his first year on the job.


Fluor breaks ground on $4.9B project at LAX  Dallas Business Journal

Irving-based Fluor Corp. has broken ground on a new $4.9 billion project at LAX.


Transit commission OKs Charlotte-to-Belmont light rail line that connects to airport  Charlotte Observer

The Charlotte Area Transit System's policy board has approved a plan to extend light rail to Belmont, in Gaston County, creating an east-west line from Matthews ...


Amid fiery Brexit fight, British lawmakers are warned they could face threats on public transit  The Washington Post

When politics turns ugly — as it has been the case in Brexit Britain for some time now — divisions reach deep into society. Relatives no longer speak to each ...


Metro trains above ground running at slower speeds because of high winds  Washington Post

Updated at 12:15 p.m.. Metro said its trains at stations above ground will run at reduced speeds throughout the evening rush because of high winds in the region ...


Canadian jet makes emergency landing at Newark with possible cargo hold fire  CNBC

Flights in and out of Newark Liberty International Airport were briefly halted Saturday morning after an aircraft made an emergency landing following reports of ...


Istanbul’s New Mega-airport To Be Fully Operational in April  Aviation International News

The transfer of the operations, fleet, and equipment from Istanbul Atatürk International Airport to the new venue will take two days.


Ottawa Will Triple Length of City's Rail Transit Network  Next City

Plus Melbourne officials sign off on new airport link plans, and more in our weekly New Starts.


Why We Should Sell DFW Airport  D Magazine

Sean Donohue, the CEO of Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, has increasingly found himself on the receiving end of an interesting proposal. At an aviation ...


Transport van catches fire on way to MSP Airport  KSTP

The Bloomington Fire Department tweeted pictures that showed smoke billowing out of the van as firefighters sprayed it with water ...


Toledo's Megabus stop moved to airport  Toledo Blade

Toledo's Megabus bus stop moved Tuesday to Toledo Express Airport. The new stop is located on West Airport *Service* Road adjacent to the rental car return ...


I knew nothing about Qianhai rail link plan, development chief admits  South China Morning Post

Secretary for Development Michael Wong says he only learned about the scheme when it was revealed in the news. Qianhai authorities have not officially ...


Tesla Sues Zoox Over Manufacturing and Logistics Secrets  WIRED

The electric car company says four former employees took proprietary information to their new jobs at Zoox. Oh, and Tesla sued an employee of another rival, ...


Vancouver Man Sues FBI, Alleges Agents Removed Him From Plane And Took $121000  OPB News

A Vancouver, Washington, man is suing the Federal Bureau of Investigation for allegedly seizing $121,940 in cash he was carrying aboard a flight at Portland ...


Helicopters rescue Norway cruise ship passengers amid storm  WCYB

Rescue workers off Norway's western coast rushed to evacuate 1300 passengers and crew from a disabled cruise ship by helicopter on Saturday, winching ...


Industry Leaders Evaluate eVTOL Revolution  Aviation International News

Emerging electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft "will not only revolutionize vertical flight, but society as a whole," Mike Hirschberg, executive ...


NTSB Takes Lead Investigating Crash of Amazon Air Cargo Plane  Transport Topics Online

A widebody cargo plane hauling packages for Amazon with three people aboard abruptly plunged out of the sky and slammed into a bay Feb. 23 as it was ...


Oakland CHP Officer Comes to Rescue of Stranded Newlyweds  NBC Bay Area

A California Highway Patrol officer made certain that a newlywed couple's honeymoon didn't stall early Saturday morning when he gave them a ride to the ...


Don’t want to drive to MidAmerica Airport? Check out this new way to get there  Belleville News-Democrat

The St. Clair County Transit District on March 11 will start running a bus *service* between the Shiloh-Scott MetroLink station and MidAmerica Airport in response ...


N.Y. Today: Transit Costs Are Going Up. (But Don’t Expect Better Service.)  The New York Times

[Want to get New York Today by email? Here's the sign-up.] It's Thursday. Yes, that was Lynne Patton, a Trump associate who runs the HUD office in New York, ...


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