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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. 

Love of flight: Pilot began his journey early


  • Redwood Falls Gazette (Minn.)

Ryan Phillips is training to be a commercial airline pilot at the University of North Dakota flight school, but he caught the flying bug when he was much younger. At 14, he got interested in the Civil… Read More

If Republicans win Senate in midterms, EPA rules will be a focal point


  • Bloomberg BNA (free content)

If Republicans win the Senate in the midterms, Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., could become the majority leader. He has vowed to rollback the carbon pollution standards on power plants proposed by the En… Read More

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