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May 05, 2016
Dylan Hayward

The Federal Aviation Administration released a Notice of Proposed Policy Amendment and Request For Comments on Tuesday, May 3, regarding a potential change to how airport passenger facility charges (PFC) can be used on airport rail projects.

April 28, 2016
Dylan Hayward

In recent weeks New York Times ran

April 20, 2016
Dylan Hayward

The Senate Appropriation THUD Committee released their proposed appropriation levels on April 19th, which would provide increased levels of funding for critical passenger rail programs.

April 14, 2016
Dylan Hayward

New railcars, meant for Missouri, Illinois, Michigan and California have been delayed and could lose important federal funding if the project is not completed on time.

April 06, 2016
Dylan Hayward

Indian Railways is making progress in their effort to implement a high-speed rail network.

March 30, 2016
Dylan Hayward

Progress continues on the nation’s first high-speed line.

March 24, 2016
Dylan Hayward

A new high-speed rail service, the Hokkaido Shinkansen, will be debuting in Japan on March 26th.

March 16, 2016
Dylan Hayward

By the end of the week the House and Senate must submit their annual appropriations request. We are asking Congress to include two new passenger railroad programs that were authorized in the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act.

March 09, 2016
Dylan Hayward
March 02, 2016
Dylan Hayward

Two recent Surface Transportation Board proposals, with far-reaching consequences, are being reviewed at this time. The proposals introduce a revised definition to passenger train on-time performance (OTP) and ‘preference’ over freight trains.

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