Tag: passengers

Travel & Public Transit

Is the rail industry doing enough to attract more passengers?

January 31, 2023

Via: Intelligent Transport

Today’s global challenges mean that it is now more important that ever to encourage more passengers to choose a sustainable mode of transport. However, it is no longer enough to just provide comfort during a journey, as operators must also […]

Travel & Public Transit

Airlines racing to reassure passengers

June 11, 2020

Via: Politico

Airlines are continuing to scramble to find ways to make passengers feel safe as air traffic numbers gradually tick back upwards. As our Brianna Gurciullo reports, United Airlines is rolling out a new program requiring passengers to answer a health […]

Impact & Regulations, Travel & Public Transit

Aviation’s future until a vaccine

April 28, 2020

Via: Politico

The only cures that could really heal airlines in the short-term are the same elusive measures that everyone’s already hoping for amid the pandemic, like a vaccine or widespread, easily accessible testing. Barring that, our Brianna Gurciullo reports in a […]

Travel & Public Transit

Los Angeles To Become First In U.S. To Install Subway Body Scanners

August 14, 2018

Via: The Huffington Post

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles subway system will become the first in the U.S. to install body scanners that screen passengers for weapons and explosives, officials said Tuesday. The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the Transportation […]

Travel & Public Transit

The most and least affordable cities for public transit

March 29, 2017

Via: Metro Magazine

Transit systems across the country are feeling financially squeezed, and many are passing the pain along to riders through fare hikes. New York’s Metropolitan Transit Authority, the nation’s largest system, has just raised the cost of its monthly passes, the […]