A VIA Rail “Hospital Train” heading for Jasper to replace some damaged #5/6 equipment has just departed Geikie.
On November 18, VIA #6 sustained significant damage to its lead unit (VIA 6455) from a large fallen tree at Lucas, BC. On November 20, VIA Rail dispatched a “Hospital Train” out of Vancouver, ... (more)
A six hour late Via 2 speeds through Red Lake Road
A timely suckerhole illuminates the passage of VIA #2 at Mile 224 of CN's Edson Sub. VIA F40PH-3 6459 (formerly 6403) leads the way.
Via 2, the Eastbound Canadian rolls through Green passing the switch gang. Green is currently being extended to 14000ft.
VIA 8714 brings up the markers of #2 just west of English.
A few minutes after 0630, CN P00251-20 moves east for an evening arrival in Toronto. VIA F40PH's 6448, 6406, 6442 are in charge of 21 coaches.