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FRA approves MBTA’s PTC deadline extension to 2020

(Source: Mass Transit Magazine, January 9, 2019)

NEW YORK — The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority announced at its Fiscal and Management Control Board meeting that it received federal approval for its alternative schedule and sequence for implementation of its Positive Train Control (PTC) Program. The approval, which was granted by the Federal Railroad Administration on December 19, 2018, extends the deadline for the full PTC system deployment to December 2020.

Full story: www.masstransitmag.com

Friday, January 11, 2019

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