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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. 

ALPA elects Capt. Tim Canoll as president


  • Air Transport World

The Air Lines Pilots Association has elected Capt. Tim Canoll as president of the union. Canoll, a Delta Air Lines pilot, will serve a four-year term. "Airline pilots in North America face many critic… Read More

Autonomous vehicles need widespread public road testing, expert says


  • BBC

Driverless cars will help dramatically reduce the estimated 1.2 million driver fatalities that occur every year, according to Larry Burns, a University of Michigan engineer and consultant for Google's… Read More

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