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Can high-speed train firms soar amid Boeing’s woes?

(Source: www.ozy.com, August 26, 2019)

NEW YORK — Rolando Balboa is a fencing coach from Brooklyn who travels frequently for his students’ competitions. But after booking an American Airlines flight earlier this year, he returned to his computer to make sure he wasn’t flying a 737 MAX. Balboa is among a growing number of travelers trying to avoid the Boeing aircraft surrounded by controversy after recent crashes. But Boeing’s crisis is emerging as an opportunity for another part of the transportation industry — America’s nascent high-speed rail sector.

Full story: www.ozy.com

Friday, August 30, 2019

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