Mary Jo Walentovic was driving on a Detroit- area interstate in February when a car kicked up a large chunk of road that smashed through her van's windshield, destroying the rearview mirror and an armrest. Fed up, she plans to vote for a 1- cent sales tax increase on Michigan's May 5 ballot that would put an additional $1.2 billion a year into fixing deteriorating...» Read More
MADRID, Oct 30- The Spanish government has decided to postpone its plans to privatise airport operator Aena with a $10 billion public share offer, a source with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday. The sale of a 49 percent stake in the world's biggest airports operator had promised to be the largest initial public offering in Europe this year.
*Q3 adjusted profit $0.12/ shr vs est $0.09/ shr. Q3 revenue up 21 pct to $4.91 bln vs est $4.81 bln. Oct 30- Bombardier Inc, a Canadian plane and train maker, on Thursday reported better-than-expected third-quarter earnings as aircraft deliveries shot up nearly 60 percent.
Oct 30- Canadian plane and train maker Bombardier Inc reported a better-than-expected profit in the third quarter as the number of aircraft it delivered shot up nearly 60 percent. After hiking the estimated cost of the program by $1 billion to $4.4 billion in February, test flights were halted in May after an engine failed during tests. Revenue from the...
Travis Kalanick, Uber founder and CEO, tells CNBC the controversial car service may head to towns as small as 20,000 people.
The 14- story Antares rocket, built and launched by Orbital Sciences Corp, blasted off from the Wallops Flight Facility at 6:22 p.m. on Tuesday but burst into flames moments later, the first disaster since NASA turned to private operators to run cargo to the space station. Orbital Sciences stock fell 15.9 percent to $25.54 on Wednesday. The loss of the supply...
OTTAWA, Oct 29- Canada has issued an emergency order to railways detailing how many handbrakes they must set on unattended trains to prevent deadly runaways, and will hire new staff to conduct an "audit blitz" of rail companies' safety systems. The announcement on Wednesday came in response to the Canadian Transportation Safety Board's final report in August on...
PARIS, Oct 29- Air France-KLM said it would limit investments and accelerate cost controls next year to mop up the remaining impact of a recent pilots' strike that helped slash its operating profit by more than half in the third quarter. The Franco-Dutch airline group said on Wednesday its revenue fell 6.7 percent in the third quarter to 6.695 billion euros, while...
Beijing has warned users that subway fare increases could more than double the cost of an average commute. The Financial Times reports.
An innovative concept airplane allows everyone to have a window seat...and yet nobody has a window seat, reports the Today Show.
Shares in TNT Express, one of Europe's largest package delivery companies, slumped to all-time lows after the company reported a 56 million euro loss.
Sales and profits from large SUVs are boosting companies such as General Motors and Ford.
Should the zombie apocalypse come knocking, these are the 25 worst cities to seek refuge according to Trulia.
The 27 percent rise in quarterly profits reflected an increase in passenger boardings and lower fuel costs.
Suddenly, private Gulfstream jets are affordable. Well, "affordable" in a relative sense.
The corporate jet is increasingly being used to fly further, and that means new types of aircraft like Bombardier's Global 7000 are more in demand.
A federal jury found the company liable on Monday for failing to tell a highway agency about changes it made to a guardrail system.
A federal amendment expired, paving the way for Dallas Love Field to offer flights again and setting the stage for an airfare war.
CHICAGO, Oct 14- No. 3 U.S. railroad CSX Corp on Tuesday reported a rise in third-quarter profit, beating forecasts and predicting double-digit growth for 2015 as it moved more freight on its network due to a growing U.S. economy. CSX reported earnings per share of 51 cents, up from 45 cents a year ago and beating the 48 cents expected by Wall Street analysts.
Crowdfunding campaigns are taking wearables to the next level, including a habit breaking tracker and a voice controlled smart bracelet.
As the FAA formulates rules regarding commercial use of drones, experts say American farmers are falling behind other countries who use it.