Transportation

Lead Editor: Angie Giroux-Scheide

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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. 

Ariz. fly-in features jet-engine powered aerobatic plane

4/16/2014

  • Casa Grande Valley Newspapers (Ariz.)

At Coolidge Municipal Airport's April fly-in, attendees were treated to a performance from a one-of-a-kind aerobatic airplane powered by a jet engine. Pilot Jeff Boerboon was testing the plane ahead o… Read More

Short-line tax credits help railroads conduct maintenance

4/16/2014

  • RT&S online

Reading & Northern Railroad may be small but it has been able to grow because of short-line tax credits and a passionate workforce, according to this article. "It is a constant battle to maintain prop… Read More