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To: BNSF IMC and Truckload Customers and BNSF Intermodal National Accounts Customers

Intermodal Service Changes Effective December 5, 2006

BNSF continues to focus on maximizing capacity to meet your shipping needs. Over the past year, BNSF has modified operating processes and service offerings in order to increase network fluidity and consistency of service. In an effort to continue to improve, the following changes are being implemented effective December 5, 2006.

The changes involve day of week frequency changes, cutoff changes and lane eliminations in the markets outlined in the tables below. Please see the attached schedules to determine days of service, frequencies and cutoff/availability times. All goal changes will also apply to interline traffic.

      Alliance to Los AngelesCutoff Change
      Phoenix to Kansas City and ChicagoEliminate Sunday Cutoff
      Revise Saturday Goal
      Kansas City to San BernardinoFrequency Change
      Kansas City to/from AlbuquerqueLane Elimination
      Kansas City to Alliance (Southbound Only)Lane Elimination
      Stockton to MemphisDay of Week and Frequency Change
If you have questions regarding these changes, please contact your Intermodal Sales Representative. Your business is important to us. Thank you again for choosing BNSF as your transportation provider.

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