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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. 

Official: More funding needed for African aviation industry


  • AllAfrica Global Media

While there is a growing demand for air transport in Africa, the continent lacks infrastructure and integration of aviation systems, says Abu Sufian Dafalla, the director of infrastructure for the Com… Read More

UP Foundation provides grant to Ill. counseling service


  • Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

The Union Pacific Foundation has provided a grant to the Glen Ellyn Youth and Family Counseling Service in Illinois. The funds will help underwrite counseling services in the community. Read More

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