Wednesday, July 23, 2014
It's been a busy week in the world of aviation - MH17 shot down in Ukraine and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) banning US-airlines from flying to Tel Aviv for 24 hours. Barbara Peterson, senior aviation correspondent for Conde Nast Traveler and Jacques Astre, an airline transport pilot with over 30 years experience as an aviation safety inspector with the FAA, talk about how flight plans deal with conflict zones.
Monday, August 08, 2011
By Karol Markowicz : IAFC Blogger
-Karol Markowicz, It's A Free Country blogger.
TN MOVING STORIES: Los Angeles To Cut Dozens of Bus Routes, Why NYC Women Don't Bike More, and Oil Spill in Montana
Sunday, July 03, 2011
By Kate Hinds
Los Angeles's bus system gets millions of low-income workers to their jobs -- so why is the city cutting bus lines? (New York Times)
Why don't more women bike in NYC? Safety, safety, safety. (New York Times)
A Haaretz editorial characterizes the state of public transportation in Tel Aviv "shameful" and calls for reform.
A ruptured oil pipeline in Montana has spilled 1,000 barrels of oil into the Yellowstone River. (The Takeaway)
After five years and $12 million, Newark's proposed Triangle Park remains a parking lot -- not the pedestrian-friendly park space it was meant to be. (Star-Ledger)
Chicago's Metra might have double-charged customers who purchased tickets with credit cards last week. (Chicago Tribune)