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Old Posted Feb 9, 2022, 2:59 PM
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The Points Guy has a good profile of the new Amtrak cars. Amtrak will be able to get more capacity (and more revenue) with these slimmer seats, allowing for more passengers on each car.

Faster Wi-Fi but slimmer seats: Here’s a first look on board Amtrak’s newest trains

By Chris Dong
The Points Guy
Feb. 8, 2022

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This past July, Amtrak placed a $7.3 billion order with California-based Siemens Mobility for as many as 83 trains, replacing rail cars up to 50 years old. This includes new equipment on the pivotal Northeast Corridor network connecting Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C..."
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