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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. 

Mo. regional airport building new runway for larger planes


  • Sedalia Democrat (Mo.), The

A new runway at Sedalia Regional Airport in Missouri is set to open in November that will enable the airport to accommodate heavier airplanes. Most of the $3.2 million project has been funded by the F… Read More

New owners to take over Okla.'s Sand Springs Railway


  • Tulsa World (Okla.)

OmniTRAX will take over operations of Oklahoma's Sand Springs Railway at the end of the month, and sees strong growth potential in the local economy, said CEO Kevin Shuba. The short-line railroad runs… Read More