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Norfolk Southern paints special locomotive to honor military veterans

(Source: Norfolk Southern press release, November 6, 2012)

ALTOONA, Pa. and NORFOLK, Va. — Norfolk Southern is placing a one-of-a-kind “Veterans Locomotive” into freight service on its system to honor people who have served in the military and reserves, especially those employed by the railroad.

No. 6920 is an SD60E model that will operate primarily in general freight service. Its red, white, and blue paint scheme, and yellow ribbon with the message “Honoring our Veterans,” was selected by a group of 18 NS employees representing all branches of the armed forces.

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

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