flag stop

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a small railway station between the principal stations or a station where the train stops only on a signal

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"There will be countless opportunities for those communities along the line now begin marketing different opportunities including Blues Trail attraction I congratulate the persistence of the Delta officials It is not an easy thing to get one of the major railroad, Canadian National Railway, a private firm, to designate a flag stop they don't already have because it interrupts their schedules.
An Amtrak flag stop overview prepared by Quitman County and Marks officials said that the flag stop will give Amtrak the opportunity to provide an affordable option of transportation to the region and give CN a chance to substantiate its commitment to helping build stronger communities.
But there is still a long way to go before the European flag stops resembling a patchwork quilt.
The company will also make flag stops (on demand as necessary) in Nelson Lagoon, King Cove, Port Heiden and Togiak, and recently began offering scheduled passenger service to Dutch Harbor.
Mary's and Unalakleet, as well as various flag stops. "I believe that what sets us apart is our longevity," said Blake Arrington, marketing manager, NAC.
Over the years, the focus turned to cargo and other companies were added to ACE's umbrella: ACE Logistics, the freight-forwarding division; ACE Air Services, its ground support operation in Dutch Harbor; ACE Air Charters, the passenger and cargo charter service division; and ACE Air Cargo, which provides scheduled cargo flights, as well as charters and unscheduled flag stops.
65 minutes: Makes a good run from Bonetti's chipped past but his timing is just off and an offside flag stops him racing clear.