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Amtrak’s disappearing dining cars

(Source: Railway Age, October 17, 2019)

NEW YORK — Amtrak is no longer running dining cars on its trains east of Chicago and New Orleans. This is a sad development in the downward slide of Amtrak’s long-distance trains, especially under CEO Richard Anderson’s leadership. There have been a number of “obituaries” for Amtrak dining service, but they are misplaced in time. They have either come too soon, or they should have been written about 15 years ago.

Full story: Railway Age

Friday, October 18, 2019

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