SOURCE: Burlington Northern Santa Fe

May 02, 2006 15:23 ET

BNSF's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer to Address Bear Stearns 2006 Global Transportation Conference

FORT WORTH, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 2, 2006 -- Matthew K. Rose, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corporation (BNSF) (NYSE: BNI), will address the Bear Stearns 2006 Global Transportation Conference on Tuesday, May 9, 2006, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern time.

The presentation will describe BNSF's franchise, growth opportunities and financial results.

Interested investors may listen to the presentation via a simultaneous Webcast on BNSF's Web site at www.bnsf.com. A replay will be available in the "Investors" section of the BNSF Web site shortly after the presentation ends.

BNSF's subsidiary BNSF Railway Company operates one of the largest railroad networks in North America, with about 32,000 route miles in 28 states and two Canadian provinces. The railway is among the world's top transporters of intermodal traffic, moves more grain than any other American railroad, transports the components of many of the products we depend on daily, and hauls enough low-sulphur coal to generate about ten percent of the electricity produced in the United States. BNSF is an industry leader in Web-enabling a variety of customer transactions at www.bnsf.com.

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