Charter bus registration-plan exemption to end in 2016|
ARLINGTON, Va. - Since the International Registration Plan was set up 40 years ago by state motor vehicle registration officials, charter bus companies have been exempt from having to register under the...
Mystery: Where are all the new bus companies?|
WASHINGTON -- An increased number of new motorcoach companies have applied for - and received -- federal operating authority in recent years, but there is some question as to how many actually have gone...
Measure would withhold CSA info from public|
WASHINGTON - A Pennsylvania congressman has introduced a bill that would require the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to temporarily withhold from public view the motor carrier rankings and...
Finally: Due process for Fung Wah?|
WASHINGTON -- Federal regulators have denied the latest bid by the pioneering curbside carrier Fung Wah to resume operations, but gave the company 30 days to submit additional evidence that could get...
Itís ADA reporting time, operator deadline looms|
Like foliage tours and football-game charters, fall also brings another annual tradition to the motorcoach industry: filing reports mandated by the Americans with Disabilities Act.
UMA announces new/enhanced events for Expo 2015|
NEW ORLEANS - The United Motorcoach Association has announced a busload of both substantive and subtle changes for UMA Motorcoach Expo 2015 here early next year - all designed to produce a more valuable...
Calif. Bus Assn. meeting set|
ROHNERT PARK, Calif. - A diverse program of education sessions will mark the 41st annual Convention & Trade Show of the California Bus Association here Oct. 26-28.
Sessions will cover such...
When it comes to marketing, itís OK to start with baby steps|
By Christian Riddell
For the Motorcoach Marketing Council
For the past four months, I've been on the road at local and regional motorcoach association meetings, manufacturer...
Associations alter leader line-ups, announce awards|
SHREVEPORT, La. -- Three key industry associations -- Alabama Motorcoach, Georgia Motorcoach Operators, and South Central Motorcoach - have altered their line-up of officers and directors, as well as...
Coach driver acquitted in 2013 Mass. overpass crash|
BRIGHTON, Mass. -- The driver of a charter bus that struck an overpass in Allston, Mass., early last year, injuring 35 people, was found not guilty last month of a single criminal charge of negligent...