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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. 

For the U.S. Army, size does matter


  • RealClearDefense

Initiatives to shrink the size of the U.S. Army during the 21st century have been reversed due to terrorist attacks and unrest in the Middle East, Daniel Goure of the Lexington Institute writes. A new… Read More

Boston University will lead SCOPE smart-city initiative


  • BU Today (Boston University)

With the help of an $850,000 grant from the National Science Foundation, Boston University said it will lead the effort to implement plans for a Smart-city Cloud-based Open Platform & Ecosystem. Colla… Read More