Thursday, June 13, 2013
Airlines Report Two Tarmac Delays Over Three Hours on Domestic Flights, No Tarmac Delay Longer Than Four Hours on International Flights in April
Airlines reported two tarmac delays of more than three hours on domestic flights and no tarmac delays of more than four hours on an international flight in April, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Air Travel Consumer Report released today.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Freight Shipments Fell 1.2% in April from March
The amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry fell 1.2 percent in April from March, declining after five consecutive monthly increases, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS) Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI) released today.
Thursday, May 30, 2013
March 2013 Passenger Airline Employment Down 2.7 Percent from March 2012
U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 380,325 workers in March 2013, 2.7 percent fewer than in March 2012, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported today.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Trucks Transported 60% of U.S.-NAFTA Trade in March 2013
Trucks carried 60.0 percent of the $95.6 billion of freight moved in March 2013 between the United States and its North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners, Canada and Mexico, followed by rail at 16.5 percent, vessels at 8.1 percent, pipelines at 7.0 percent and air at 3.7 percent, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) of the U.S. Department of Transportation
Friday, May 24, 2013
Structurally Deficient Bridges on the National Highway System
This application enables users to locate Structurally Deficient Bridges on the National Highway System by selecting an area of interest such as a state, a county or a congressional district.