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  • AIRLINES CAN SCHEDULE 20 ROUND-TRIP FLIGHTS PER DAY TO HAVANA, AND 10 TO EACH OF THE NINE OTHER INTL AIRPORTS IN CUBA- U.S.

  • Woman in Trucking

    With a 48,000-driver shortfall, U.S. trucking fleets are recruiting from a little-tapped labor pool: women.

  • A Southwest Airlines jet takes off at Midway Airport in Chicago, Illinois.

    Two people suffered minor injuries Tuesday when a Southwest Airlines jet carrying 138 passengers and crew rolled off a runway at Nashville Airport, NBC News reports.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 14- The Federal Aviation Administration, responding to heightened concerns about rogue drone flights near airports, unveiled a pre-Christmas rule on Monday requiring drone hobbyists as young as 13 to register their unmanned aircraft. After registering, drone owners will receive an FAA identification number that they must display on...

  • *Europe airports to face capacity crunch by 2035. BERLIN, Dec 11- Moves by Britain to delay, once again, a decision on where to build a new airport runway to serve the London area highlights Europe's difficulties in keeping up with emerging countries when it comes to creating vital airport capacity. By 2035, airports across Europe will be unable to accommodate some...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 10- The tunnel replacement portion of the Gateway trans- Hudson River project could cost $10 billion, according to early estimates, Patrick Foye, the executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, said at a board meeting on Thursday. It is jointly controlled New York and New Jersey. The existing rail tunnel under the Hudson River...

  • The Prime Minister had promised to say by the end of the year whether he backed a 23- billion-pound runway at Heathrow Airport after a 3- year independent review named the site in densely populated west London as the preferred location. A delay by around six months mean the final decision can now be made after a London mayoral election in May, where the...

  • Tesla Model X

    Jia Yueting is betting Las Vegas will give him the winning hand in the electric car market. In fact, he's gambling $1 billion on it.

  • RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec 7- The controlling shareholders of Brazilian port operator Prumo Logistica SA are planning to delist the company in a public offering that could be worth more than 800 million reais, according to a securities filing on Monday. Prumo's board also approved the appointment of José Magela Bernardes as interim chief executive following the...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 7- The United States is temporarily easing trade restrictions on Myanmar by allowing all shipments to go through its ports and airports for six months, an effort to boost the Southeast Asian country's opposition party after its landmark election win in November, U.S. officials said on Monday. To bolster Myanmar's transition to democracy after...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 7- The United States is temporarily easing trade restrictions on Myanmar by allowing all shipments to go through its ports and airports for six months, an effort to boost the country's opposition party after its landmark election win in November, U.S. officials said on Monday. The trade relief, coming after democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi's...

  • Neptune Orient Lines logo.

    French shipping company CMA CGM SA has offered to buy Temasek Holding's shares in Neptune Orient Lines for S$2.26 billion ($1.61 billion).

  • Traffic Jam near ITO during the Chhath festival, on November 17, 2015 in New Delhi, India.

    Efforts to curb pollution in India's sprawling capital have sent some residents scurrying to an unlikely source: their math books.

  • But five years on and following the recommendation of the independent Airports Commission, Cameron is now widely expected by British media to give the green light to a revised 23 billion-pound plan to give Heathrow a third runway. But in July the Airports Commission, which was appointed three years ago by Cameron's previous coalition government to assess how...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 3- The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved a five-year highway bill on Thursday that would fund America's roads, bridges and mass-transit systems and revive the charter of the U.S. Export-Import Bank over the objections of conservative Republicans. In an action that sends the measure to President Barack Obama for his signature, the senators...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 3- The U.S. House on Thursday passed a five-year transportation bill that would fund America's roads, bridges and mass-transit systems and also revive the charter of the U.S. Export-Import Bank, which had been allowed to expire in the face of conservative opposition. In a show of Congressional bipartisanship, the House of Representatives voted...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 3- Etihad Airways had a dip in bookings for travel from Europe to the Middle East after the Nov. 13 Paris attacks and has stepped up vigilance for potential security threats, Chief Executive James Hogan said Thursday in an interview. Hogan was in New York this week to open a new airport lounge for Etihad at John F. Kennedy International Airport, where the...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 2- The mammoth highway bill that Congress will consider this week contains a long list of provisions that were the target of intense lobbying by interest groups for the transportation industry and public safety advocates. The five-year measure, dubbed the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act or FAST Act, would be the first long-term...

  • Alstom has won two rail contracts in India worth up to €3.7B as the country ups spending in its outdated network, the Financial Times reports.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 1- U.S House and Senate lawmakers reached agreement on Tuesday on a $305 billion, five-year transportation bill that would revive the politically embattled Export-Import Bank while funding roads, bridges and mass transit. The legislation would renew the Ex-Im Bank's charter through Sept. 30, 2019, months after it expired on June 30 in the face...