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FRA Announces Landmark Achievement with Full Implementation of Positive Train Control

Tuesday, December 29, 2020
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WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) announced today that positive train control (PTC) technology is in operation on all 57,536 required freight and passenger railroad route miles, prior to the statutory deadline of December 31, 2020, set by Congress.