Passenger Train Journal Fourth Quarter 2019

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NJ Transit Joins the Heritage Paradeby Russell Sullivan — Old is new on NJ Transit as the carrier unveils heritage paint schemes honoring Jersey Central, Erie Lackawanna, and Pennsy.

On the Old Broadwayby Karl Zimmermann — Celebrating the 70th anniversary of Pennsylvania Railroad’s 1949 upgrade of the Broadway Limited aboard former Broadway equipment—at speed.

Amtrak Introduces New Viewliner Sleepers and Modified Food Serviceby Alex Mayes — The first new Amtrak sleepers in 25 years debut at Washington, D.C., along with upgraded food service in Viewliner diners.

Florida by Amtrakby Kevin Mckinney — Why is Amtrak losing ground in a booming market? Let us count the ways! Also, a report on a trip to the Sunshine State.

The (Almost) Great Triangle Tripby Greg Stout — Save for a short “bus bridge” bypassing trackage out of service, husband and wife travelers enjoy a remarkably fine circle trip.

Three River Valley Flyerby Mike Schafer — The Lehigh Valley Chapter-NRHS teams up with Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern for a stellar, 200-mile rare-mileage trip with Budd RDCs.


Capitol Unlimited • by Jim Matthews, NARP President & CEO

LeisureRail • by Ted & Sylvia Blishak

Mail, Express and L.C.L.

North American Intercity • by Karl Zimmerman

On the Point • by Mike Schafer

Rush Hour • by Kevin McKinney with Joseph M. Calisi

The Journal • by George Fletcher

The Potomac Pundit • by Don Phillips

Window on the World • by Kevin McKinney