Passenger Train Journal Fourth Quarter 2019
NJ Transit Joins the Heritage Parade • by 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 Broadway • by 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 Service • by 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 Amtrak • by 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 Trip • by 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 Flyer • by 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