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Air fares: Not dropping like fuel prices, but lowest since 2010

Air fares may not have dropped as much as lower fuel prices suggest they could, but they have reached the lowest  average since 2010, a federal agency said today. 113 more words


FRA Updates Railroad Safety Website

The Federal Railroad Administration has switched on a redesigned website that provides interactive features and downloadable fact sheets about railroad safety.

The site also provides access to the libraries of the FRA and U.S. 175 more words

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Pittsburgh Announced As Finalist In Smart Cities Challenge

PITTSBURGH (KDKA)- Pittsburgh has been named one of seven finalists in the “Smart Cities Challenge.”

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced  the finalists on Sunday. 182 more words


Designated 'Smart City' Will Get Vehicle Technology Boost

The U.S. Transportation Department and NXP Semiconductors NV are joining forces in a pilot project to use communication technology to reduce congestion and speed traffic, they said on Friday. 305 more words


Frontier Seeks Permission To Fly To Cuba, Including Direct Flight From Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – Denver’s Frontier Airlines is among at least eight airlines that have asked for permission to fly to Cuba, including a direct flight from Denver to Havana. 799 more words


American Airlines Proposes Flights To Cuba

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – American Airlines wants to fly customers to Cuba out of DFW International Airport.

“American’s proposed service – from Miami and four other hubs – will provide a strong foundation for the sustained future growth of commercial and cultural ties between the U.S. 210 more words


$500M Set for 2016 TIGER Grants

The U.S. Department of Transportation will have a $500 million pot of money to distribute this year in Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery grants.

It will be the eighth year in which TIGER grants have been awarded to fund capital investments in surface transportation infrastructure. 122 more words

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