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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. 

Senators pledge support for launch pad repair in Va.


  • Space News International

Virginia Democratic Sens. Tim Kaine and Mark Warner have pledged to seek federal funds to help pay for $20 million in repair costs for the state-owned Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Wallops Island… Read More

Oakland, Calif., airport prepares new train connector for service


  • San Francisco Chronicle (free content)

Oakland International Airport's new driverless, cable-pulled train system will begin operations this weekend, carrying passengers between BART's Coliseum Station and Terminal One of the airport. The 3… Read More