Kansas City Southern and Affiliates

Discussion related to the past and present operations of Kansas City Southern Lines, including affiliates Texas Mexican Railway, Grupo Transportation Ferroviaria Mexicana (TFM), and Panama Canal Railway Co. Official web site can be found here: KCSOUTHERN.COM.

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  • NYSE:KSU Stock and Profitability Discussion
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  • KCS diesel roster
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  • Can We Have the Southern Belle Back?
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  • Panama Canal Railway
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  • Crew Change Points
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  • US - Mexico Trade Accord
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  • KCSdeM and Port of Lazaro Cardenas
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  • Efforts to save Louisiana & Arkansas #503, Port Arthur, TX.
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  • KCS- Surviving Passenger Equipment
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  • Spotting along the Meridian Speedway
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  • KCS stock is soaring
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  • Switching trades with KCS
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  • Help to know locomotives history 2
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  • KCS - SP Merger in 1980s
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  • KCS seniority district
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  • Heavy Equipment mechanic
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  • Macaroni/Rosenburg Line Info Needed Please
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  • AAPRCO May 2014 Special Train on KCS
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  • Fast Kansas City Southern ES44AC 4709
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  • KCS Signaling
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  • Major KCS Yards?
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  • New GE Locomotives
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  • KCS M-SHNS enters Norris Yard with the KCS 4025 leading
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  • KCS Paint schemes
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  • Mississippi River Flooding & the KCS
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  • busiest route on the kcs
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  • New Orleans Diesel Shop
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  • KCS's "Ghosts"
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  • Business Without Borders
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  • AAPRCO 2011 Convention and KCS
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  • Kansas City Southern on Long Island NY
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  • What makes up the KCS?
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  • kcs hiring question...
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  • IAIS business cars - former KCS?
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  • new rail spur, louisville, ms
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  • KCS to demolish the Pittsburg, KS Main Shop
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  • Southbound KCS excursion?
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  • Where is the KCS yard in Kansan City?
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  • 10 SD40's to PanAM Railways
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  • "Southern Belle" paint scheme
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  • Growth of the KCS
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  • KCS de Mexico
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  • KCS locomotive roster
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  • Working at the KCS Beaumont Yard
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  • Meridian, Ms
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  • KCS Number 672
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  • KCS cabooses
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  • KCS Southern Belle Pics - Newer Freight Power
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  • Who purchased KCS 605?
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  • Rosenberg to Victoria, TX
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  • Springfield, IL local
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  • Baton Rouge to New Orleans
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  • KCS Steam Locomotives
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  • katrina damage?
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  • Why hasn't the KCS looked at a new route to St Louis
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  • What is status of Primerd Belle units?
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  • What haulage rights does KCS have?
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  • KCS East St. Louis crews?
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  • KCS Topeka Trackage Rights
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  • paint schemes
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  • KCS in KC
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  • NAFTA Paint scheme
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  • KCS 666
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  • Friendly Crew at Joplin
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  • new hires for the texmex/texas division
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  • SD70ACe user friendliness
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  • Why is Norco so popular?
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  • TFM bought out by KCSM?
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  • Railfan Locations
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  • Deadline Diesels
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  • KCS 4605 leads NS 213 at Reading, PA image
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  • F Units
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  • TFM Trains to Matamoros/Brownsville
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  • KCS/TFM Units in SLC
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  • Living in Norco
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  • Early 1980s action
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  • KCS in Baton Rouge in 1984
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  • Crossing international border at Mexico
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  • Possible new business car at KC Union Station
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  • Identifying KCS Train Symbols...
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  • KCS + DME/ICE?
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  • KCS to return to old passenger colors on all new engines
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  • KCS baggage cars
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  • KCS de Mexico?
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  • Locomotive Footplate Trips
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  • More rumors? NOT HERE.............
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  • what to expect
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  • AC4400CW renumbering
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  • Moving to Kansas
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  • KCS work schedule
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  • A QUESTION REGARDING THE KCS F-40-PH.............
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  • Caboose, Vivian, LA
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  • New Power.
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  • Stainless Steel Cabeese
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  • Miss Southern Belle dies at 82
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  • KCS Historical Society
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