August 18, 2022

Transportation

Thales announces new capital investments and job growth in Florida

Thales USA, a tech company focused on airline in-flight entertainment systems, will commit to targeting 500 net-new jobs in Florida. The growth is projected to occur by the end of 2020. Read more »
Published on 7/12/2016

U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx proposes U.S. airlines and cities for new scheduled service to Havana, Cuba

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today proposed to select eight U.S. airlines to begin scheduled flights between Atlanta, Charlotte, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, Newark, New York City, Orlando, and Tampa and Havana as early as this fall. Read more »
Published on 7/7/2016

FSU study examines safety, effect of automated vehicles

In May, a Tesla Model S crashed while on "autopilot," killing the driver. This fatal collision has people questioning the safety of automated vehicle technology, but researchers at FSU have been looking at how safety and mobility could actually improve in an automated vehicle (AV) world. Read more »
Published on 7/7/2016

Florida road project has nine lives

Each time it seems to die, a road project in Polk County rises again. Read more »
Published on 6/28/2016

Proactive: Eliminating an impediment to growth

Rural Holmes County eliminates an impediment to job growth. Read more »
Published on 6/28/2016

Planes, trains, ships & trucks: Florida's transportation infrastructure

Profiles, facts and figures on Florida's four main international airports; trucking's impact; the cruise industry; cargo traffic; port traffic and more. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2016

MarineMax expands into luxury yacht management, crew placement and luxury charter

Bob Saxon Associates, has joined MarineMax as part of the new endeavor that will be headquartered at the MarineMax Yacht Center in Pompano Beach, Florida. Read more »
Published on 3/23/2016

MIA Mobile App Version 2.0 uses geo-location technology to make travel easier

Passengers at Miami International Airport can now travel easier and smarter with MIA Airport Official 2.0, the airport's upgraded mobile app that is also your personalized travel assistant. Read more »
Published on 2/10/2016

Hands off: FDOT partners with Florida universities on driverless cars

State transportation officials are planning for a future of connected and driverless cars. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2016

TQL will create 75 new jobs in Miami

Total Quality Logistics (TQL), one of the largest freight-brokerage firms in the country, will be expanding in Miami and creating 75 new jobs over the next three years. Read more »
Published on 1/26/2016

AutoNation new-vehicle sales down 6% in November

AutoNation announces retail new vehicle unit sales of 25,555 in November 2015, down 6% versus November 2014. Read more »
Published on 12/3/2015

All Aboard Florida names Orlando-to-Miami train "The Brightline"

In this photo gallery: Colorful train designs unveiled, along with interior renderings of stations, platforms Read more »
Published on 11/9/2015

Fare game

The disruptive technology of ride services Lyft and Uber is meeting the immovable force of vehicle-for-hire regulations in cities throughout Florida. Guess who's winning. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2015

Dig it: Port Everglades gets the OK to dredge

Finally, Port Everglades gets the OK to dredge. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2015

Dynamic International Airways to launch service between Fort Lauderdale and Caracas

The new service will be the only nonstop flight connecting Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Caracas, Venezuela. Read more »
Published on 6/22/2015

Airports: Expansion Boom

By Leaps and Bounds: Florida's airports are in the midst of an expansion boom. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2015

The future of transportation in Florida

Q & A with industry leaders Read more »
Published on 5/27/2015

Still hovering: Tony Morris pushes ‘maglev' trains

Entrepreneur Tony Morris wants to build a magnetically levitated train (a “maglev”) that glides 13 miles between Orlando International Airport and the Orange County Convention Center. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2015

Port push: More distribution centers are needed

Spurred on by the success of an effort in Georgia, the Florida Ports Council is seeking state support for an advertising effort aimed at luring cargo-shipping companies from other U.S. ports. Read more »
Published on 4/28/2015

Florida's inland ports of call

Investors in seven major inland port projects are banking on a jump in international trade, but will there be enough business for all of them? Read more »
Published on 11/26/2014

Minimum-wage pilots in Florida

The employee stocking the shelf at your local Walmart and the junior first officer co-piloting the regional airline plane you're flying have this in common: Both might not take home $25,000 a year. Read more »
Published on 11/26/2014

A wing and a payer: Flight schools in Florida

Thousands of student pilots comprise the growing market of internationals who come to Florida and pay big money to learn to fly at one of its 91 FAA-approved collegiate and vocational schools. Read more »
Published on 11/26/2014

Florida is poised to benefit from new intermodal centers

Expanding the state's ability to move goods and services efficiently will result in lower freight prices for Florida consumers and businesses. Read more »
Published on 10/20/2014

Traffic Signs: Awaiting the green light in Pinellas County

Pinellas voters will decide if light rail gets a green light. Read more »
Published on 8/28/2014

Report shows Florida seaports' governance model on par with global leaders

How Florida's seaports compare to U.S. and international models Read more »
Published on 7/31/2014

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