Lead Editor: Angie Giroux-Scheide

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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. 

Video: Should airlines raise airfares?


  • CNBC

Phil LeBeau from CNBC examines how airfares have dropped in the past 15 years, when adjusted for inflation. "You're getting a heck of a deal relative to what you were paying back in 1999," LeBeau says… Read More

Senators looking to tip balance on STB


  • Railway Age magazine

Two U.S. Senators, Democrat Jay Rockefeller of West Virginia and Republican John Thune of South Dakota, have introduced legislation that would add two members to the Surface Transportation Board and t… Read More

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