Amtrak: HSR trains to replace Acela fleet

12/14/2012 | Bloomberg · USA Today

Amtrak wants to replace its Acela train fleet with modern high-speed trains in an effort to enhance operations and customer service, said Amtrak President and CEO Joseph Boardman. "Moving directly to new high-speed train sets is the best option to create more seating capacity, permit higher speeds and maximize customer comfort, all while improving equipment reliability and reducing operating costs," said Boardman.

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