Clear Channel expands RDS-TMC traffic coverage to 95 U.S. markets

Clear Channel expands RDS-TMC traffic coverage to 95 U.S. markets
Clear Channel Radio’s Total Traffic Network (CCTTN), a U.S. provider of real time traffic data, today announced an expansion to its service over RDS-TMC for in-dash and personal navigation systems from 80 to 95 metropolitan areas.

“Our real-time traffic service has seen an explosion in momentum this year with paid subscribers to the service reaching a milestone of 500,000, providing traffic info to Volvo models, Mio Technology expanding their relationship with us, ASUS arming their first PND with our data – and now our expansion into 15 more markets,” said Jeff Littlejohn, Executive Vice President of Distribution Development for Clear Channel Radio.

The additional markets include Binghamton, NY; Charleston, SC; El Paso, TX; Grand Rapids, MI; Honolulu, HI; Melbourne, FL; Mobile, AL; Modesto, CA; Oklahoma City, OK; Panama City, FL; Pensacola, FL; Spokane, WA; Stockton, CA; Tallahassee, FL; and Tuscaloosa, AL.

Clear Channel delivers real-time traffic data via in-car (BMW, MINI USA, and Volvo all offer TTN as a standard, subscription-free service) or portable navigation systems (ASUS, Garmin, TomTom, Navigon, Mio Technology, Delphi, Kenwood, Clarion, Harmon Kardon, Panasonic, Siemens, Cobra Electronics and others), broadcast media, wireless and Internet-based services.

Monday, August 18th 2008

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