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Las Vegas Railway, Union Pacific reach agreement

Posted on November 19, 2012

Las Vegas Railway Express Inc. (LVRE) and Union Pacific Railroad signed a conditional agreement to provide passenger service on Union Pacific-owned right of way between Las Vegas and Daggett, Calif.

The agreement is contingent upon LVRE fulfilling a variety of conditions in a specified time frame.

LVRE plans to operate an expedited luxury train service between the Los Angeles basin and Las Vegas through the use of Union Pacific track. Known as the "X Train," the service is currently scheduled for commencement in late 2013.

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