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Amtrak & NJT trains collide in NYP

Postby Ken W2KB » Fri Mar 24, 2017 9:14 am

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Re: Amtrak & NJT trains collide in NYP

Postby pumpers » Fri Mar 24, 2017 11:42 am

12:30 and all NJ transit traffic in/out of Penn Station is still stopped.

Is the NJ transit (or Amtrak) train that was part of it stopped on the switches blocking access to all NJT tracks?
Amtrak is operating again (although Keystone service is stopping at Newark), so some tracks must be open.

Couldn't they put some NJT trains over on typical Amtrak tracks to get some through, if indeed all the NJT tracks are blocked?
Or maybe Amtrak is claiming all the slots left for itself.

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Re: Amtrak & NJT trains collide in NYP

Postby DutchRailnut » Fri Mar 24, 2017 1:17 pm

train service to and from NYP has been restored.
If Conductors are in charge, why are they promoted to be Engineer???

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Re: Amtrak & NJT trains collide in NYP

Postby Jeff Smith » Fri Mar 24, 2017 1:41 pm

Ken W2KB wrote:See thread in Amtrak Forum: http://www.railroad.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=46&t=165012


Please use the above topic for further discussion.
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