Transportation

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Transportation • Cars & Automobiles
2020-04-08T11:14:27+00:00
Bridge on Genoa to Florence road collapses, two vehicles involved

A bridge on a normally busy road in northern Italy collapsed on Wednesday but only two drivers were caught up in the chaos, the fire brigade said, as the coronavirus lockdown has largely halted traffic. A spokesman for the fire brigade said the 260 metre bridge near the town of Aulla, roughly midway between Genoa and Florence, in the northern tip of Tuscany, collapsed at 10:25 a.m.). A team of the fire brigade were still on site, the spokesman added. Two drivers were taken to hospital with minor injuries, he added.

Transportation • Air Transportation & Traffic, Flying
2020-03-25T16:03:23+00:00
London City Airport suspends flights until end of April

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, London City Airport is suspending all commercial and private flights from Wednesday on. In an official statement, the airport states that all staff would continue to be employed during this period.

Transportation • Cars & Automobiles
2020-03-24T11:32:20+00:00
Tesla donates ventilators to Los Angeles

The Governor of California Gavin Newsom has announced that 1,000 ventilators have "arrived in Los Angeles and Elon Musk is already working with the hospital association and others to get those ventilators out in real time". Musk himself said in a tweet that he helped acquire 1,255 ventilators from China and imported them via air-shipment to Los Angeles.