Las Vegas Airports

Photo: December McCarran International Airport consists of 110 aircraft gates at two separate terminal buildings T1 – Terminal 1 & T3 – Terminal 3, each with its own parking garage, ticketing/check-in area, baggage claim, and shopping and dining options. News – For the second time in its history, McCarran International Airport (Las Vegas) welcomed more than 4.5 million …

Bikes Links

Photo: Bike Share in Las Vegas Links related to bikes presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines How I Learned to Cycle Like a Dutchman – New Yorker https://reasonstobecheerful.world/bicycle-architecture 25 of the most influential bicycles of all time The Best Bike Cities in America – Bicycling (2018) China Is Still Sorting Through Its Colorful Bike-Share Graveyards …

Aviation Links

Photo: Las Vegas Mural Links related to aviation (in mostly random order): Twitter @AmericanAir @British_Airways @FAANews @Plane_Talking @PlaneTalking @RAeSTimR @rtwflights @Flightglobal @AirportWatch @FAANews @airlinesdotorg @flyingwithsara Amazon.com Computer Crashes: When Airplane Systems Fail – Tom Dieusaert Headlines Here’s Why Airplane Boarding Got So Ridiculous South American pilot unions take news of Boeing software updates with caution …

Scooters

Photo:News Øresund Johan Wessman, Copenhagen Scooter = a vehicle typically ridden as a recreation, consisting of a footboard mounted on two wheels and a long steering handle Headlines THEY SAID YOU COULD LEAVE ELECTRIC SCOOTERS ANYWHERE — THEN THE REPO MEN STRUCK BACK https://slate.com/technology/2018/12/electric-scooter-bird-lime-lakes-rivers-environment-vandalism.html https://www.citylab.com/transportation/2018/09/man-behind-urban-scooter-revolution/570109 https://www.recode.net/2018/7/12/17549498/scooter-wars-bloodbath-bird-lime-spin-uber https://thehill.com/hilltv/rising/420947-growing-use-of-e-scooters-reflects-increasing-demand-for-micro-mobility-says https://venturebeat.com/2018/06/09/why-micro-mobility-startups-wont-survive-as-standalone-services Embedded Tweets Yeah, electric scooters are annoying, …

Airports

Photo: Las Vegas Mural Airport = aerodrome with facilities for flights to take off and land Features Las Vegas Airports Mexico City Airport(s) Twitter @AeropuertoUIO @flyLAXairport @LASairport @kenyaairports @iflymia @AICM_mx Recommended Listening Iconic buildings: The TWA terminal at New York’s JFK airport Elsewhere on the Web Prepare for take-off – Colin Bisset Quotes Flughafen sind …

Transportation

Photo: Tribute Van Transportation = the action of transporting someone or something or the process of being transported Questions What is the environmental impact of travel-related transportation — airlines, bikes, buses, cars, cruise ships? How can transportation be made more eco-friendly? What are the best examples of eco-friendly transportation? Is sustainable travel possible when advertising is …

Bcycle

Photo: Las Vegas Bike Share Elsewhere on the Web and a recommended app for bike share fans in the USA: BCycle is a transportation system developing, implementing, and continuously improving a world class bike share ecosystem. Key Links bcycle.com Find a city Bikes and Stations App Facebook @Bcycle Tweets by BCycle About Bcycle BCycle is …

Bike Share

Buzzwords Bike Share = service in which bicycles are made available for shared use to individuals on a very short term basis for a price Also see: sharing cultures on the social web Headlines https://indianapublicmedia.org/news/bloomington-bike-share-to-pull-all-bikes-at-the-end-of-may.php Reno Lime Bikes piled up in downtown scrapyard after no deal from city, photos show Pod Squad: Have You Tried …