Former governor of Virginia John N. Dalton has been nominated to the board of directors of CSX Corp. Dalton, a partner in the Richmond law firm of McGuire, Woods & Battle, also serves as a director of Bassett Furniture Industries Inc., Chesapeake Corp. of Virginia, Ethyl Corp., Lawyers Title Insurance Corp., Life Insurance Co. of Virginia and United Virginia Bankshares.

Robert J. Frulla has been elected president of the Freight Forwarders Institute. He was formerly executive vice president.

H. Randolph Barbee Jr. has been named president of Victory Van Corp. in Alexandria. He was previously vice president of administration for the company, which was founded by his father.

Virginia International Terminals Inc. recently elected its first officers. John L. Roper III, president and chief executive officer of Norfolk Shipbuilding & Drydock Corp., was named president; Robert L. Freeman, managing partner of the accounting firm Coopers & Lybrand, was elected vice president, and W.F. Magann, president of W.F. Magann Corp., became secretary and treasurer. In addition, James N. Crumbley, who was previously general manager of Maritime Terminals Inc., was appointed manager of Virginia International Terminals Inc., which is now the single terminal operating company for Norfolk International Terminals and Newport News Marine Terminals.

Maryland assistant attorney general Steven G. Hildenbrand has been appointed legal counsel for the Maryland State Aviation Administration at BWI.

Patricia F. Dewey has joined USAir as manager of advertising at the company's headquarters here. Dewey had been with J. Walter Thompson Inc., where she worked on the USAir account.

Gerard J. Martin, Maryland manager of passenger sales for American Airlines, has been elected international vice president of the International Association of SKAL Clubs, an organization of professionals in the field of tourism.

Peter Morlon and Mark Redd have joined Interstate Van Lines household goods transportation and office relocation services department as national account executives. The company has its executive offices in Springfield.