reporting mark: AMTK
railroad class: Passenger
There are currently 13 Amtrak radio scanner frequencies from Maryland in our database.
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Amtrak (reporting mark AMTK), is a passenger railroad service that provides medium- and long-distance intercity service in the US and to nine cities in Canada. Founded in 1971 as a quasi-public corporation to operate many U.S. passenger rail services, it receives a combination of state and federal subsidies but is managed as a for-profit organization. Amtrak's headquarters is located one block west of Union Station in Washington, D.C.Amtrak serves more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces, operating more than 300 trains daily over 21,400 miles (34,000 km) of track. Amtrak owns approximately 623 miles of this track and operates an additional 132 miles of track.