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SmartBrief covers a broad range of issues within the transportation sector. Our newsletters report the latest on  commercial airline company news and trends, airport security issues and TSA, the airline passenger experience, and North America's freight railroads, along with Amtrak. 

A4A CEO praises House passage of airfare advertising bill


  • Bay News 9 (Tampa-St. Petersburg, Fla.)
  • Times-Picayune (New Orleans), The

The House has passed a bill to restore transparency in airfare advertising by reversing a Department of Transportation rule banning airlines from including federal taxes and fees in the advertised cos… Read More

UP partnership played vital role in history of Spokane, Wash.


  • Spokesman-Review (Spokane, Wash.) (free content), The

A secret partnership with the Union Pacific railroad provided the funds necessary for the North Coast Railroad to get started in Spokane, Wash., and become a key part of the city's history. This artic… Read More

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