CSX To Use MCI Satellite Services
MCI is providing CSX Technology, a subsidiary of CSX Corp. [NYSE: CSX], with satellite services at railroad remote operating locations across the Eastern United States. In addition, MCI said it is expanding its broadband access services to include new broadband satellite service options with higher bandwidth capabilities and international coverage.
CSX, which operates more than 23,000 miles of railroad track in more than 23 states and the District of Columbia, plans to use MCI’s satellite services to connect U.S. based railroad-switching stations that facilitate the transport of goods across the country. Financial terms were not disclosed.