RailPictures.Net Photo: PC 53 Penn Central UA TurboTrain at New Haven, Connecticut by Tom Nelligan
 
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Penn Central (more..)
UA TurboTrain (more..)
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New Haven, Connecticut, USA (more..)
April, 1969
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PC 53 (more..)
3002 (more..)
Tom Nelligan (more..)
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Penn Central began revenue operation of the DOT-owned United Aircraft TurboTrains in April 1969. On one of its first runs as PC train 3002 between New York and Boston, a Turbo glides into New Haven at sunset. It was carded at 3 hours 39 minutes for the Grand Central-Boston run.
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