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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. 

A4A: Airline profit margins soar in first half of 2014


  • Fox Business
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The
  • AIN Online

According to Airlines for America, U.S. airlines improved their net profit margin in the first half of 2014. During the first six months of the year, airlines reported a 5% net profit margin, compared… Read More

BNSF, CN support Mich.-Wis. rail and intermodal summer program


  • University of Wisconsin-Superior

BNSF and Canadian National are key parts of a summer program for teens interested in a career in the railroad industry. As part of the fifth annual Rail and Intermodal Summer Youth Program sponsored b… Read More

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