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Trains Magazine, Volume 80 Number 12, December 2020

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Trains magazine covers the broad spectrum of railroading with authoritative content, dazzling photography, and a mix of content designed to appeal to everyone from the casual enthusiast to the seasoned professional railroader.

Trains offers something for everyone who has a spark for railroading: Railroad news, insight, and commentary on today's freight railroads, passenger service, transit, locomotives, technology, preservation, fan opportunities, and more. You'll also see images and read stories from railroading's glorious past, and explore the bright future of railroading. It's all in the pages of Trains magazine.


Still seeking speedBy Bob Johnston
After more than 20 years, 110-mph operation remains elusive for Amtrak routes in Illinois and Michigan

Canyon light By Todd Halamka
A winter night on Chicago’s “L”

The day railroading fell apart By Rush Loving Jr.
Behind the scenes of the Penn Central bankruptcy

Deregulation By Rush Loving Jr.
40 years ago, American railroading was reborn

Fast times in Winslow By David Lustig
Standin’ on that corner, looking for BNSF

In My Own Words: ‘Stop the train!’ By John R Feasel II
One railroader finds trouble working a passenger train on Christmas Eve

Gallery By A C Kalmbach
Images through the lens of Trains’ founder

Not just any old Alco | GVT saves an 80-year-old, high-hood switcher for its hometown
Short line: Santa Maria Valley | This classic short line of yesterday is a breath of fresh air today
Ask Trains
Mail on mixed trains | Amtrak locomotive numberboards | Manhattan rail connection

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