Monday, October 26, 2009 – ISSN 1529-1057
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1) Northwest Pilots Were Using Personal Laptops, NTSB Says
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2) In Airline Industry, Social-Media Marketing Takes Flight
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3) Google Maps’ Appearance Takes New Direction
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4) Florida’s Turnpike to Go Cashless as It Switches to Electronic Tolling
Link to article in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel:
5) Dallas Police Ticketed 39 Drivers in 3 Years for Not Speaking English
Link to article in The Dallas Morning News:
6) Augmented Reality to Alter How We See the World
Link to article in the San Francisco Chronicle:
7) TechPlan Researchers at University of Minnesota Probe Privacy Implications of ITS
Link to article in CTS Research E-News:
8) Communication Glitch Leads to Amtrak Ticket Problems
Link to story on WABC-TV:
9) Washington Governor Announces Monitoring System for Seattle Viaduct
Link to article in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer:
Video Visualizes Viaduct Collapsing
10) Will Smarter Roads Save Us More Money?
Link to blog in The New York Times:
11) New York MTA Yanks Ads Warning of Germ Dangers on Subways
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12) Columbus, Georgia Bus Signs Aid the Homeless
Link to article in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution:
13) Electronic Fare Collection Options for Commuter Railroads
Link to report from the Federal Transit Administration:
TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT
14) New Hampshire Offers Real-Time I-93 Traffic Data
Link to article in The Eagle-Tribune:
15) Interim Panel on Road Safety and Traffic Management Set Up in India
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ITS Texas Annual Meeting – November 11-13 – Galveston, Texas
Today in Transportation History
1859 **150th anniversary** – The Royal Charter was wrecked off the coast of Anglesey with the loss of approximately 459 lives.
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