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FBI Joining Criminal Investigation Into Certification of Boeing 737 Max Transportation
FBI Joining Criminal Investigation Into Certification of Boeing 737 Max

SEATTLE — The FBI has joined the criminal investigation into the certification of the Boeing 737 Max, lending its considerable resources to an inquiry already being conducted by U.S. Department of Transportation agents, according to people familiar with the matter.... Read More

Trump Nominates Former Airline Executive to Lead the FAA Transportation
Trump Nominates Former Airline Executive to Lead the FAA

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump named former airline executive Stephen Dickson to run the Federal Aviation Administration as the agency faces scrutiny for its role in approving the Boeing Co. 737 Max for service before two fatal crashes of the... Read More

Boeing’s Liability for 737 Max Hinges on Crash and Oversight Investigations Transportation
Boeing’s Liability for 737 Max Hinges on Crash and Oversight Investigations

WASHINGTON — The fatal crashes of two Boeing Co. 737 Max jets and the fleet’s worldwide grounding have triggered a complicated scramble regarding legal liability involving the manufacturer, airlines and the victims’ families. Boeing’s risks might be rising after a... Read More

US Grounds Boeing 737 Max Aircraft In Wake Of Deadly Crashes Transportation
US Grounds Boeing 737 Max Aircraft In Wake Of Deadly Crashes
2019-03-14 13:19:57
by Dan McCue

President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House Wednesday the United States is grounding the Boeing 737 Max aircraft after days of critics saying the administration failed to swiftly protect the flying public after two of the planes were... Read More

LA May Charge Drivers by the Mile to Cut Congestion Transportation
LA May Charge Drivers by the Mile to Cut Congestion

For years, Southern California lawmakers have tried to steer clear of decisions that make driving more expensive or miserable, afraid of angering one of their largest groups of constituents. But now, transportation... Read More

A Regional Push to Clean Up Cars, Trucks and Mass Transit Transportation
A Regional Push to Clean Up Cars, Trucks and Mass Transit

As power plant emissions decline in the Northeast, a group of East Coast states is targeting another source of greenhouse gases: cars, trucks and mass transit. Read More

Ongoing Shutdown Ripples through Aviation Economy Transportation
Ongoing Shutdown Ripples through Aviation Economy
2019-01-15 22:55:39
by TWN Staff

Last week, the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) and federal employees including air traffic controllers and other aviation workforce personnel sent a letter to President Trump calling for an immediate... Read More

Senators Launch Bipartisan Effort to Boost Economic Opportunity Through Improved Transportation Access Transportation
Senators Launch Bipartisan Effort to Boost Economic Opportunity Through Improved Transportation Access
2018-09-26 00:29:08
by TWN Staff

U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Ed Markey (D-MA), and Joni Ernst (R-IA) have joined together to launch a legislative effort to boost economic opportunity for workers and families through improved access to transportation. Read More

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