“The National Association of Railroad Passengers (NARP) pledges to support the President’s visionary plan for high speed rail” said Ross Capon, president of NARP. “And we are asking the President—along with the rest of the nation’s leaders and transportation officials—to work toward expanding the existing intercity passenger rail network to give 100% of Americans access to reliable, modern train service.”
Revenue rose 21% to $2.8 billion, also surpassing estimates of $2.67 billion. CSX’s fourth-quarter operating ratio was 70%, while its full-year ratio was 71.1%.
CATS’ 9.6-mile Lynx Blue Line began revenue service in November 2007.