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Feb 25- The U.S. Department of Transportation announced on Tuesday it had fined Asian Airlines $500,000 for violating federal law by failing to assist family members of passengers on a flight that crashed at a San Francisco airport in July. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said in a statement.
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SAYS ASIANA VIOLATED FEDERAL LAW BY FAILING TO ASSIST FAMILY MEMBERS OF PASSENGERS ON FLIGHT 214.
FINES ASIANA AIRLINES $500,000 FOR ACTIONS FOLLOWING SAN FRANCISCO PLANE CRASH IN JULY 2013.
LONDON, Feb 25- U.S. railroad operators have agreed new safety procedures to reduce the number of fiery derailments involving crude-carrying trains and cut the risk of a catastrophic explosion in a densely populated urban centre.
Australia's government is expected to come to the aid of struggling flag carrier Qantas, but what form that assistance takes remains unclear.
SYDNEY, Feb 25- The Australian government said on Tuesday it is looking at ways to assist Qantas Airways Ltd after the carrier declined to comment on reports it is preparing to axe up to 5,000 jobs and sell some assets.
*Cosan's Rumo would name most of the board, have control. The planned takeover, which Cosan officials expect ALL's board and shareholders to approve, would create a new logistical giant in a country where access to cheap transportation infrastructure comes at a premium.
Feb 24- XPO Logistics Inc's quarterly revenue more than doubled as it placed more freight with other carriers and shipped a higher number of quick delivery packages. Revenue from XPO's expedited transportation, or quick delivery, division rose 19.4 percent to $26.4 million in the quarter ended Dec. 31.
Railroads that haul crude shipments have reached an agreement with US transportation officials to adopt wide-ranging, voluntary safety measures.
BNSF Railway plans to buy its own fleet of up to 5,000 new crude oil tank cars with safety features that exceed the latest industry standards.
Hotel pioneer Robert Bigelow has been constructing his latest real estate project in space.
A train carrying crude oil derailed in Vandergrift in western Pennsylvania on Thursday, the company confirmed.
Dallas, Seattle and other cities are connecting their airports to downtown by rail in hopes of easing headaches and attracting more business.
Executives of South Korea's Asiana Airlines say they're altering its pilot training program after a deadly July plane crash in San Francisco.
If we're picking the most influential leaders of the past 25 years, we have to include Boeing CEO Jim McNerney, says CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Do you know the way to San Jose? Quite a few airline pilots apparently don't.
United Airlines reached an agreement on Friday with the Association of Flight Attendants to avoid 688 involuntary furloughs at the airline.
The U.S. Postal Service narrowed its losses in its first quarter that ended December as a surge in online shopping and package delivery boosted its revenues.
Freedman Seating is among the U.S. manufacturers that struggle to find skilled workers to meet demand.
Defense spending around the world is expected to rise for the first time since 2009 in 2014, as Asian and Middle Eastern countries buy up weapons.
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