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- February 29 - The United States National Mediation Board issues a decision in a dispute between Union Pacific Railroad, the United Transportation Union and the Broterhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen asserting that train crew reductions to a single employee do not constitute a new job craft or class.
- The Derwent Valley Railway reopens the line to Westerway.
- The Lynton and Barnstaple Railway Company is reformed as the Lynton and Barnstaple Railway Trust.
- United States National Mediation Board (2000-02-29). Re: United Transportation Union (UTU) and Employees of the Union Pacific Railroad Company. Press release. Retrieved on 2008-02-26.