3 More Viewliner Cars Released from Factory

Three more Amtrak Viewliner II cars were released on Tuesday from the CAF assembly plant in Elmira Heights, N.Y.

They included diner 68000 Albany, sleeper 62500 Portage River, and baggage-dormitory 69000. All were moved to Amtrak’s Albany/Rensselaer, N.Y. facility.

The ferry move was headed by P42DC No. 79 with Amcafe No. 48154 along as a as a rider car. GP38-3H No. 520 brought up the rear.

These are the first Viewliner II cars to be released since baggage car No. 61000 left the plant on May 16. Now, one of each car configuration is available for testing.

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