Tag: airports

Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

FAA holding safety summit after spate of near-collisions at airports

March 15, 2023

Via: Washington's Top News

The Federal Aviation Administration is hosting a safety summit Wednesday to address a recent string of close calls on airport runways. The panel brings together participants from various segments of the country’s aviation system to gain a deeper understanding of […]

Hardware & Software, Tech

Regulations could speed up, not slow down, A.I. progress

November 10, 2020

Via: Fortune

Andy Taylor has a goal both modest and ambitious: bring artificial intelligence, or A.I., to air traffic control for the first time. A career air traffic controller, Taylor was quick to see the potential benefits that advances in computer vision […]

Policy, State & Local

Uber will pay $1.8 million to settle lawsuit over airport fees

November 24, 2015

Via: ArsTechnica

Ride-sharing giant Uber will reimburse $1.8 million in fees it collected in 2013 and 2014, under a settlement reached Friday. The settlement is a rare concession from a company that continues to fight hard in its most important legal battle: […]