SEC FORM 3 SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Scheib John Meade

(Last) (First) (Middle)
THREE COMMERCIAL PLACE

(Street)
NORFOLK VA 23510

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
03/01/2018
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
NORFOLK SOUTHERN CORP [ NSC ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
EVP-Law & Adminstration & CLO
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock(1) 3,686 D
Common Stock 63.353(2) I By 401k
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Option (right to buy, granted 2014)(3) 01/23/2018 01/22/2024 Common Stock 1,640 94.17 D
Option (right to buy, granted 2015)(3) 01/27/2019 01/26/2025 Common Stock 1,610 104.23 D
Option (right to buy, granted 2016)(3) 01/28/2020 01/27/2026 Common Stock 2,460 70.32 D
Option (right to buy, granted 2017)(3) 01/26/2021 01/25/2027 Common Stock 2,190 120.25 D
Option (right to buy, granted 2018)(3) 01/24/2022 01/24/2028 Common Stock 3,000 149.58 D
Restricted Stock Units(4) 01/23/2019 01/23/2019 Common Stock 370 (4) D
Restricted Stock Units(4) 01/25/2022 01/25/2022 Common Stock 2,510 (4) D
Restricted Stock Units(4) 01/26/2022 01/26/2022 Common Stock 570 (4) D
Restricted Stock Units(4) 01/27/2020 01/27/2020 Common Stock 340 (4) D
Restricted Stock Units(4) 01/28/2021 01/28/2021 Common Stock 920 (4) D
Explanation of Responses:
1. At its meeting on January 23, 2018, the Corporation's Board of Directors elected the reporting person to his current position and designated him an "Executive Officer" for purposes of Section 16, effective March 1, 2018. Accordingly, this Form 3 reports the reporting person's direct and indirect holdings of Norfolk Southern Corporation Common Stock and derivative securities on the effective date of his designation.
2. Represents the approximate number of whole shares of Common Stock estimated -- on the basis of the unit accounting system used by the Plan Administrator -- as of March 1, 2018, to have been credited to the reporting person's account in the Norfolk Southern Corporation Thrift and Investment Plan (TIP), a trusteed 401(k) plan. In accordance with TIP's terms applicable to all participants, acquisitions were made at various times and at various prices.
3. Employee stock options (right to buy) granted under the Norfolk Southern Corporation Long-Term Incentive Plan.
4. Reports the total number of Restricted Stock Units granted to the reporting person under the terms of the Norfolk Southern Corporation Long-Term Incentive Plan. These units will ultimately be satisfied in shares of Norfolk Southern Corporation Common Stock.
Remarks:
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Denise W. Hutson via P.O.A for John M. Scheib 03/09/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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