This study reviews the current efforts to design, develop and implement en-route transit information systems (ERTISs) and discusses the state-of-the-art in ERTISs. The objectives of the study were: Conduct a review of existing ERTISs in North America and those under development; Assess their status in terms of design, development, and implementation; Assess the extent to which travelers use ERTISs; Identify major issues associated with ERTIS implementation; Review the User Service Development Plan for ERTIS and identify the progress that has been made toward the Plan, and identify areas in which further work needs to be done in order to meet the Plan's objectives and schedule; and, Prepare a document that describes the state-of-the-art in ARTISs, discuss the progress being made against the Plan, and recommend areas which need further work.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    EG&G Dynatrend, Incorporated

    24 New England Executive Park
    Burlington, MA  United States  01803

    Federal Transit Administration

    Office of Mobility Innovation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    Volpe National Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142
  • Publication Date: 1995-7


  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 108 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00716369
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Transit Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FTA-MA-26-7007-95-1
  • Files: NTL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 14 1996 12:00AM