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  • ABU DHABI, April 13- State-owned Abu Dhabi Ports Co expects a surge in shipping traffic towards the end of this year as work on major infrastructure projects in the United Arab Emirates capital gathers pace, the company's chief executive said.

  • The looming bankruptcy that could paralyze transit Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 12:13 PM ET
    Construction crews work on a freeway overpass along Highway 101 in Novato, California.

    Key senators offered announced an outline of a new measure that would pour an additional $16 billion a year into the Highway Trust Fund.

  • Guns found in carry-on bags at DC-area airports Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 6:24 AM ET

    LINTHICUM, Md.— Authorities say a Virginia man was recently arrested at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport after a loaded handgun was found in his carry-on bag at a security checkpoint.

  • Mo. House endorses penny sales tax for roads Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 2:11 PM ET

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.— Missouri voters would be asked to approve a 1- cent sales tax to fund roads, bridges and other modes of transportation under a measure endorsed Tuesday by the state House. Supporters said the measure is essential for Missouri to maintain its current infrastructure and to finance new road construction.

  • Pent-up winter demand to boost travel spending Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    After more than 100,000 flights were canceled this winter, business travelers are returning to the road.

  • Airports tapping black gold for additional revenue Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 10:03 AM ET

    Some airports have FAA approval to drill for oil. The income is helping to cut airline fees and make improvements for passengers.

  • Detroit bankruptcy plan may mean airport upgrades Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 6:54 AM ET

    DETROIT— An aging airport in Detroit could again get passenger service if $28.5 million in funding is approved as part of the city's bankruptcy plan, officials said. "I look at Detroit city airport and think it is a jewel that nobody's polished," said Michael Boyd, an aviation consultant and president of Colorado- based Boyd Group International.

  • Delta jet makes emergency landing at JFK airport Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 12:16 AM ET

    NEW YORK— A Delta jet from Atlanta bound for New York's LaGuardia Airport was diverted to John F. Kennedy Airport due to a problem with its hydraulic system. Delta spokeswoman Leslie Scott says Delta Flight 886 was carrying 118 passengers. Passengers were taken to Terminal 2, where buses to LaGuardia Airport were provided.

  • Travelers pay to protect luggage with plastic wrap Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 10:11 AM ET
    A worker wraps a passenger's suitcase in plastic as a security precaution.

    For about $15 per bag, luggage-wrapping companies encase suitcases in multiple layers of Saran Wrap-like plastic to protect travelers' valuables.

  • WASHINGTON, March 26- The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board issued a safety alert on Wednesday on how airplane pilots can avoid landing at the wrong airport, after recent incidents when planes landed on much shorter runways than their intended destinations.

  • NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD ISSUES SAFETY ALERT ON WRONG AIRPORT LANDINGS AFTER TWO RECENT INCIDENTS.

  • March 24- Southwest Airlines Co will more than double its flights from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport this year with new nonstop routes to cities including Akron- Canton, Ohio; Indianapolis and Dallas Love Field, it said on Monday.

  • 9/11 Memorial Museum to open to public May 21 Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 2:49 PM ET
    Rendering of the planned 9/11 Memorial Museum, New York.

    The museum at the site of the World Trade Center will open to the public in May, officials announced today.

  • The real problem with infrastructure in America Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 4:26 PM ET
    "Big Dig" infrastructure project in Boston, 1999.

    No one argues that we should ignore aging infrastructure. But here’s the real problem why it’s not getting fixed, says Jake Novak.

  • Amtrak rolls out free residencies for writers Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 12:39 PM ET
    Amtrak

    Two dozen writers will get tickets to ride the rails for free, but some are concerned that it's more about marketing than the arts.

  • Winter's snowy barrage hammers US road budgets Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 8:42 AM ET

    Many states have spent two or three times as much as they budgeted for clearing roads. More bad weather could send costs higher.

  • VANCOUVER, March 19- The British Columbia government is preparing legislation to force striking container truck drivers to return to work at Port Metro Vancouver, in an effort to end a three-week strike that has crippled operations at Canada's largest port.

  • Giant solar power mirrors blinding pilots Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014 | 11:41 AM ET
    Solar receivers and boilers on top of two towers are reflected in heliostats at the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System on March 3, 2014 in the Mojave Desert in California near Primm, Nevada.

    Pilots flying to the McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas say they are blinded by mirrors at the world's largest solar electric plant.

  • TIMELINE-How Malaysia's Flight MH370 went missing Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    March 17- Here is a timeline of events in the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner which vanished from radar screens on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on Saturday, March 8:. -0041: Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 departs from Kuala Lumpur International Airport and is due to land in Beijing at 0630 the same day.

  • Truckers' strike at Vancouver port to continue Monday Sunday, 16 Mar 2014 | 10:10 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, March 16- A two-and-a-half week container truck driver strike at Port Metro Vancouver was set to continue on Monday after a government and port authority plan to end the job action at Canada's largest port failed to make headway on the weekend.

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