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Bangor Daily News
Feds to contribute $10.5M to replace Beals Island bridgecommunity to Jonesport, according to federal officials. Sen. Susan Collins ind
Feds to contribute $10.5M to replace Beals Island bridge
Bangor Daily News / Posted an hour ago
community to Jonesport, according to federal officials. Sen. Susan Collins indicated Tuesday in a statement that the U.S. Department of Transportation will award $10,525,000 in federal funding to replace the “structurally deficient” Beals... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
16-mile strech of Foothills Parkway receives $10 million grantfederal transportation grant will help complete a 16-mile section of Foothills
16-mile strech of Foothills Parkway receives $10 million grant
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 6 hours ago
federal transportation grant will help complete a 16-mile section of Foothills Parkway in Blount and Sevier counties. The U.S. Department of Transportation announced Tuesday the approval of the Transportation Investment Generating Economic... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Feds to grant CDOT $15 million to expand Interstate 25million to expand Interstate 25 between Loveland and Fort Collins. According t
Feds to grant CDOT $15 million to expand Interstate 25
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
million to expand Interstate 25 between Loveland and Fort Collins. According to a release from the senator's office, the U.S. Department of Transportation grant is part of a larger $230 million project that includes constructing a Tolled Express... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Alexander: Tennessee Receives $10 Million For Foothills Parkway To Improve Access To The SmokiesSecretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx in April urging the Department to appr
Alexander: Tennessee Receives $10 Million For Foothills Parkway To Improve Access To The Smokies
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx in April urging the Department to approve the $10 million TIGER grant request. The U.S. Department of Transportation today announced the grant has been approved. Senator Alexander continued, “The Great Smoky... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Government approves $10 million transportation grant for Great Smoky Mountains National ParkEconomic Recovery (TIGER) grant application to fund the completion of a 16-mile
Government approves $10 million transportation grant for Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant application to fund the completion of a 16-mile section of the Foothills Parkway. The U.S. Department of Transportation today announced the grant has been approved. The Foothills Parkway was authorized by... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Federal government to give Colorado $15 million for I-25 expansionstate’s department of transportation. In April, Gardner, along with members of
Federal government to give Colorado $15 million for I-25 expansion
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
state’s department of transportation. In April, Gardner, along with members of the Colorado delegation, sent a letter to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx in support of Colorado’s grant application. “I’m thrilled the... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
DOT to be granted $15 million to expand Interstate 25million to expand Interstate 25 between Loveland and Fort Collins. According t
DOT to be granted $15 million to expand Interstate 25
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
million to expand Interstate 25 between Loveland and Fort Collins. According to a release from the senator's office, the U.S. Department of Transportation grant is part of a larger $230 million project that includes constructing a Tolled Express... Read more
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Calcutta News
Amazon, U.K. Government tie up to test dronescustomers, industry and society.” The move by Amazon has come four weeks after
Amazon, U.K. Government tie up to test drones
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
customers, industry and society.” The move by Amazon has come four weeks after the Federal Aviation Administration of the U.S. Department of Transportation finalised the first operational rules for commercial use of drones. According to the new... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Renewed oil weakness sparks demand fearsU.S. drivers logged two percent more miles in May than a year earlier, compared
Renewed oil weakness sparks demand fears
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
U.S. drivers logged two percent more miles in May than a year earlier, compared with 2.2 percent in April, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. U.S. gasoline demand rose by a modest 0.8 percent in April according to the Department of... Read more
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Reuters
Renewed oil weakness sparks demand fearsU.S. drivers logged two percent more miles in May than a year earlier, compared
Renewed oil weakness sparks demand fears
Reuters / Posted yesterday
U.S. drivers logged two percent more miles in May than a year earlier, compared with 2.2 percent in April, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. U.S. gasoline demand rose by a modest 0.8 percent in April according to the Department of... Read more
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NBC News
Pokemon No Go? Why Driving and Lizards Don't Always Go Well Togethercrashed into another car at an intersection over this past weekend. "It's unfo
Pokemon No Go? Why Driving and Lizards Don't Always Go Well Together
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
crashed into another car at an intersection over this past weekend. "It's unfortunate to have to say these things," said U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, as he began a speech at a cybersecurity conference in Detroit on... Read more
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PollutionOnline
New Clean Diesel Cars And Light Trucks To Help US Achieve Greenhouse Gas Reductions Fuel Economy ImprovementsGas Emissions, according to the federal government's newly-released Draft Techn
New Clean Diesel Cars And Light Trucks To Help US Achieve Greenhouse Gas Reductions Fuel Economy Improvements
PollutionOnline / Posted 2 days ago
Gas Emissions, according to the federal government's newly-released Draft Technical Assessment Report (TAR). On July 18, U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the California Air Resource... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Enplanements down, need still exists for airportairport's marketing arm, voted in June to recommend Via Air as the new provider
Enplanements down, need still exists for airport
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
airport's marketing arm, voted in June to recommend Via Air as the new provider. If given the anticipated approval from the U.S. Department of Transportation, Via will begin flights to Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina on... Read more
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TribLIVE
As more pedal, bicyclists’ injuries on rise on Pittsburgh streetssaid. More bicyclists mean more potential accidents, as does an increase in ove
As more pedal, bicyclists’ injuries on rise on Pittsburgh streets
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
said. More bicyclists mean more potential accidents, as does an increase in overall driving nationwide as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation. “When people are driving more, you're going to have more crashes,” he said. “When people... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Columbus, Ohio focuses $40M DOT prize on transportation techColumbus, Ohio recently snagged a $40 million prize from the U.S. Department of
Columbus, Ohio focuses $40M DOT prize on transportation tech
Computer World Australia / Posted 2 days ago
Columbus, Ohio recently snagged a $40 million prize from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for a series of proposals to use data and technology to reshape the city's transportation system. The city of 850,000 beat out six other finalists... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Local, rail officials won't get $110 million grant for South Side projectsColumbus and Maplewood avenues. The goal was to build underpasses or overpasses
Local, rail officials won't get $110 million grant for South Side projects
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Columbus and Maplewood avenues. The goal was to build underpasses or overpasses to separate cars from freight traffic. The U.S. Department of Transportation rejected the proposal this month. DOT picked 18 projects from other states out of 212... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Land transfers benefit battlefield, wildlife refugehe said. In 2008, then U.S. Rep. John D. Dingell secured $1.2 million dollars t
Land transfers benefit battlefield, wildlife refuge
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
he said. In 2008, then U.S. Rep. John D. Dingell secured $1.2 million dollars to preserve 65 acres of the land through the U.S. Department of Transportation. That money was matched through a donation of $325,000 in land for the battlefield by the... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Michigan drives for national testing sitethe fatal crash of a driver operating his Tesla Motors car in Autopilot mode, l
Michigan drives for national testing site
The Toledo Blade / Posted 3 days ago
the fatal crash of a driver operating his Tesla Motors car in Autopilot mode, lawmakers and car executives are urging the U.S. Department of Transportation to intensify the testing of self-driving vehicles. Three Michigan lawmakers, Sens. Gary... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Officials: Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport key to local economyairport's marketing arm, voted in June to recommend Via Air as the new provider
Officials: Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport key to local economy
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
airport's marketing arm, voted in June to recommend Via Air as the new provider. If given the anticipated approval from the U.S. Department of Transportation, Via will begin flights to Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina on... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Airlines' on-time rates up, customer complaints downexperiences recently when taking to the skies, according to the latest air trav
Airlines' on-time rates up, customer complaints down
Bluffton Today / Posted 3 days ago
experiences recently when taking to the skies, according to the latest air travel consumer report released last week by the U.S. Department of Transportation. In May, airlines improved their on-time performance, with both cancellations and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Coming soon: Cyber security guidelines for automakersU.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx urges automakers to sh
Coming soon: Cyber security guidelines for automakers
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx urges automakers to share information about cyber security to ensure future vehicles are safe U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx on Friday said the U.S. government plans to release a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Cochran, Wicker: $20.3M for Mississippi airport upgradessay 19 of the state's airports will benefit from $20.3 million in Federal Aviat
Cochran, Wicker: $20.3M for Mississippi airport upgrades
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
say 19 of the state's airports will benefit from $20.3 million in Federal Aviation Administration grants awarded by the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Airport Improvement Program grants include $13.8 million approved for runway work at... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Cochran, Wicker: $20.3M for Mississippi airport upgradessay 19 of the state's airports will benefit from $20.3 million in Federal Aviat
Cochran, Wicker: $20.3M for Mississippi airport upgrades
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
say 19 of the state's airports will benefit from $20.3 million in Federal Aviation Administration grants awarded by the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Airport Improvement Program grants include $13.8 million approved for runway work at... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Cochran, Wicker: $20.3M for Mississippi airport upgradessay 19 of the state’s airports will benefit from $20.3 million in Federal Aviat
Cochran, Wicker: $20.3M for Mississippi airport upgrades
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
say 19 of the state’s airports will benefit from $20.3 million in Federal Aviation Administration grants awarded by the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Airport Improvement Program grants include $13.8 million approved for runway work at... Read more
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NBC News
Feds Asked to Investigate American Airlines After Muslim Passenger RemovedA civil rights and advocacy organization called upon the U.S. Department of Tra
Feds Asked to Investigate American Airlines After Muslim Passenger Removed
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
A civil rights and advocacy organization called upon the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Wednesday to investigate the removal of a passenger from an American Airlines flight in December 2015, to investigate prevailing practices at major... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Riding Rails: 3 routes in mix for Upstate high-speed linetrains with top speeds as high as 220 mph. He says it's not known when high-sp
Riding Rails: 3 routes in mix for Upstate high-speed line
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
trains with top speeds as high as 220 mph. He says it's not known when high-speed rail would become a reality but that the U.S. Department of Transportation has shown a lot of support for the project. Information from: The Greenville News,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Riding Rails: 3 routes in mix for Upstate high-speed linetrains with top speeds as high as 220 mph. He says it's not known when high-sp
Riding Rails: 3 routes in mix for Upstate high-speed line
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
trains with top speeds as high as 220 mph. He says it's not known when high-speed rail would become a reality but that the U.S. Department of Transportation has shown a lot of support for the project. Information from: The Greenville News,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Riding Rails: 3 routes in mix for Upstate high-speed linetrains with top speeds as high as 220 mph. He says it's not known when high-sp
Riding Rails: 3 routes in mix for Upstate high-speed line
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
trains with top speeds as high as 220 mph. He says it's not known when high-speed rail would become a reality but that the U.S. Department of Transportation has shown a lot of support for the project. Information from: The Greenville News,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren warms to TrumpFAST Act, which provides $305 billion "for surface transportation infrastructur
U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren warms to Trump
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
FAST Act, which provides $305 billion "for surface transportation infrastructure planning and investment," according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. Vulcan, the nation's largest producer of construction aggregates, employs 7,000 people at... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Muslim passenger shares his side of being told 'I will be watching you' by American Airlines flight attendantseat number while issuing the warning loud enough for other passengers to hear,
Muslim passenger shares his side of being told 'I will be watching you' by American Airlines flight attendant
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
seat number while issuing the warning loud enough for other passengers to hear, said the council’s complaint filed with the U.S. Department of Transportation. "Mohamed Ahmed, seat 25-A: I will be watching you," the complaint quoted the flight... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Route through Anderson favored for proposed high-speed railand if a high-speed rail system from Atlanta to Charlotte would be built is an
Route through Anderson favored for proposed high-speed rail
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 6 days ago
and if a high-speed rail system from Atlanta to Charlotte would be built is an open question, Meck said. While the U.S. Department of Transportation has shown "a lot of support" for the project, it is dependent on "political will." The... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Port of Monroe presented second Pacesetter AwardLawrence Seaway Development Corporation. The Saint Lawrence Seaway Development
Port of Monroe presented second Pacesetter Award
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation. The Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation, or SLSDC, is an agency of the U.S. Department of Transportation. Administrator Betty Sutton presented the award to Paul C. LaMarre III, the Port of... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Complaint: American Airlines flight attendant tells Muslim passenger 'I will be watching you'seat number while issuing the warning loud enough for other passengers to hear,
Complaint: American Airlines flight attendant tells Muslim passenger 'I will be watching you'
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
seat number while issuing the warning loud enough for other passengers to hear, according to the complaint filed with the U.S. Department of Transportation. "Mohamed Ahmed, seat 25-A: I will be watching you," the complaint quoted the flight... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Complaint: American Airlines flight attendant tells Muslim passenger 'I'll be watching you'seat number while issuing the warning loud enough for other passengers to hear,
Complaint: American Airlines flight attendant tells Muslim passenger 'I'll be watching you'
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
seat number while issuing the warning loud enough for other passengers to hear, according to the complaint filed with the U.S. Department of Transportation. "Mohamed Ahmed, seat 25-A: I will be watching you," the complaint quoted the flight... Read more
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Daily Mail
Muslim man taken off flight when attendant said 'I'll be watching you'Ahmed, Seat 25-A: I will be watching you,' a complaint filed by the Council on
Muslim man taken off flight when attendant said 'I'll be watching you'
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Ahmed, Seat 25-A: I will be watching you,' a complaint filed by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) to the U.S. Department of Transportation says. A Muslim man was removed from an American Airlines plane after a flight attendant... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
U.S. transportation officials recommend Delta flight between MSP and HanedaJuly 21--The U.S. Department of Transportation on Wednesday recommended giving
U.S. transportation officials recommend Delta flight between MSP and Haneda
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
July 21--The U.S. Department of Transportation on Wednesday recommended giving Delta Air Lines a route between Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and Tokyo's close-in Haneda Airport just months after Minnesota politicians and business leaders... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Looking back on Southwest fare sale, website meltdownwho tried several times without luck to book the sale fare of $129 each way to
Looking back on Southwest fare sale, website meltdown
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 days ago
who tried several times without luck to book the sale fare of $129 each way to Austin, Texas, went straight to the U.S. Department of Transportation. He filled out an online complaint form. Within a few hours, a Southwest representative... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Glitches causing problems for Chicago fliers being fixed, airport director saysADI $88,000 in revenue-guarantee money for the first part of July. ADI sent the
Glitches causing problems for Chicago fliers being fixed, airport director says
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
ADI $88,000 in revenue-guarantee money for the first part of July. ADI sent the authority its first invoice Tuesday. The U.S. Department of Transportation will reimburse the board 65 percent. Dickten said the amount of revenue-guarantee money ADI... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Fracking America by Walter M Braschtons of silica sand. Hopper car derailments often lead to airborne pollution an
Fracking America by Walter M Brasch
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
tons of silica sand. Hopper car derailments often lead to airborne pollution and subsequent health issues, says Brasch. The U.S. Department of Transportation predicts an average of 10 derailments a year in a two decade period beginning 2015, with... Read more
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Federal Highway Administration
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $4.15 Million for Emergency Repairs to Roads and Bridges in Wisconsin,FHWA 40-16 Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Contact: Nancy Singer Tel.: (202) 366-06
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $4.15 Million for Emergency Repairs to Roads and Bridges in Wisconsin,
Federal Highway Administration / Posted 7 days ago
FHWA 40-16 Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Contact: Nancy Singer Tel.: (202) 366-0660 U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $4.15 Million for Emergency Repairs to Roads and Bridges in Wisconsin Additional $100,000 for Michigan National Forest... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Cortland council gives 1st OK to request to assist daily Chicago flight servicecomes from local contributions. The airport must pay the airline for its losses
Cortland council gives 1st OK to request to assist daily Chicago flight service
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
comes from local contributions. The airport must pay the airline for its losses up front and provide documentation to the U.S. Department of Transportation that the payment has been made before it can be reimbursed. Dickten said any excess money... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jamestown Airport Welcomes Southern Airwaysto Pittsburgh could be added or a round-trip flight to Albany. But as of right
Jamestown Airport Welcomes Southern Airways
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
to Pittsburgh could be added or a round-trip flight to Albany. But as of right now, Little said the contract with the U.S. Department of Transportation will remain at four flights to Pittsburgh. "When we get that added frequency, we will look... Read more
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FOX News
US says autos can meet 2025 fuel economy targetsrequirements is difficult. A report on the standards was issued Monday by the
US says autos can meet 2025 fuel economy targets
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
requirements is difficult. A report on the standards was issued Monday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Transportation and the California Air Resources Board. The report kicks off a two-year review that will... Read more
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The Mining Journal
US says autos can meet 2025 fuel economy targetsrequirements is difficult. A report on the standards was issued Monday by the
US says autos can meet 2025 fuel economy targets
The Mining Journal / Posted 8 days ago
requirements is difficult. A report on the standards was issued Monday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Transportation and the California Air Resources Board. The report kicks off a two-year review that will... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Report says U.S. vehicles on target for 2025 fuel economy goals — The Medina County Gazetterequirements is difficult. A report on the standards was issued Monday by the
Report says U.S. vehicles on target for 2025 fuel economy goals — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
requirements is difficult. A report on the standards was issued Monday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Transportation and the California Air Resources Board. The report kicks off a two-year review that will... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Breakdown: FAA Extension, Safety, and Security Act of 2016any plan to remove control from the FAA in favor of a non-profit corporation. (
Breakdown: FAA Extension, Safety, and Security Act of 2016
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
any plan to remove control from the FAA in favor of a non-profit corporation. (Don't miss the former secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)'s thoughts on ATC privatization, and the bill, as reported on at AviationPros.com at... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Flying to Portland? Sun Valley adds nonstop flights, expands Seattle flightsand the Sun Valley Resort worked in partnership to secure the new service. The
Flying to Portland? Sun Valley adds nonstop flights, expands Seattle flights
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
and the Sun Valley Resort worked in partnership to secure the new service. The new Portland flight will be supported by a U.S. Department of Transportation Small Communities Air Service Development Program Grant, which was awarded to Friedman... Read more
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The Mercury News
Cheap gas may curb fuel-economy goalsbuy less-efficient vehicles. A report on the standards was issued Monday by th
Cheap gas may curb fuel-economy goals
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
buy less-efficient vehicles. A report on the standards was issued Monday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Transportation and the California Air Resources Board. The report kicks off a two-year review that will... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
U.S. might ease fuel economy goals for cars, trucksrequirements is difficult. A report on the standards was issued Monday by the
U.S. might ease fuel economy goals for cars, trucks
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
requirements is difficult. A report on the standards was issued Monday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Transportation and the California Air Resources Board. The report kicks off a two-year review that will... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Gas price threatens carmaker fuel goalsbuy less-efficient vehicles. A report on the standards was issued Monday by th
Gas price threatens carmaker fuel goals
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
buy less-efficient vehicles. A report on the standards was issued Monday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Transportation and the California Air Resources Board. The report kicks off a two-year review that will... Read more
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