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United Aircraft TurboTrain (editor's title)

United Aircraft TurboTrain
Builder's photograph of a gas-turbine-powered locomotive, made for high-speed runs between metropolian areas. The U.S. Department of Transportation's Northeast Corridor used TurboTrains as a high-speed ground transportation demonstration project.
Source Lake Forest College LIbrary Special Collections
Coverage Spatial, unknown; Temporal, 1968
Rights Lake Forest College
Date Created c1968
Creator
Resource Type
Format
Classification
Extent 8 x 10 in.
Depicted Railroad
Location Unknown
Image Type Train in landscape
Train Type Experimental passenger train
Equipment: Cars TurboTrain
Builder, locomotive Sikorsky Aircraft and Pratt & Whitney subsidiaries of United Aircraft
Collection Arthur Dubin Collection
Institution
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