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Business news covering all forms of transportation, including airlines and public transit.

Nashville's massive effort in light rail holds both promise and problems

Nashville transportation planners and engineers are looking at Denver's light rail system as a potential model for similar service.in Music City. | Photo by Jeffrey Beall via Flickr

September 11, 2017 - 1:25pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ernie Garcia

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‘Special’ deliveries: How are new addresses recognized?

Jack Levis is the senior director of process management at United Parcel Service, which manages 250 million address points in its database. | Photo courtesy UPS.

May 15, 2017 - 1:55pm

In-car entertainment startup takes a backseat ride to success

From left to right, CEO Rob Flessner, VP of Sales Michael Dillon and CTO Eugene Kurdzesau testing the Vugo experience. | Photo courtesy of Vugo.

May 9, 2017 - 1:08pm

Nashville's car repair and maintenance industry steps on the gas

Meineke hopes to bring 19 new car care centers to the Nashville market by 2022. | Photo courtesy of Meineke. 

March 20, 2017 - 11:57am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Mendy Mazzo

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Can self-driving cars help Nashville put a dent in traffic?

Nashville officials are monitoring advances in self-driving vehicle technology as the city continues its pursuit of a $6 billion regional transit plan. | Photo by Don DeBold via Creative Commons

January 23, 2017 - 6:39pm

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Cindy Heston

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Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

Nashville airport CEO’s career propelled by 3 mentors

Rob Wigington is the CEO of the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority. | Photo courtesy of Rob Wigington

August 4, 2016 - 3:31pm

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