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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. 

Q&A: UPS CEO looks to emerging markets for growth


  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

David Abney, the CEO of United Parcel Service, began his career has a part-time employee loading packages onto trucks in 1974. Abney, who started his CEO position on Sept. 1, said he envisions UPS exp… Read More

BNSF agrees to maintain passenger rail tracks in Kan.


  • Hutchinson News (Kan.), The

BNSF has agreed to maintain the Amtrak passenger rail line connecting Hutchinson and Garden City, Kan., after $12.4 million in repairs paid for by federal funds. Read More