Coast Starlight 14 of 4/18: lead loco electrical fire
Author: Cal-P
Date: 04-19-2017 - 17:04

Yesterday's 14 was only 14'late when a problem cropped up between Oakland OKJ and Emeryville EMY. Engineer reported cab filling w/ smoke. Fire dept was called to meet the train at east end of the platform. Outcome was electrical problem and the loco was condemned. Took 6 hrs to arrange and replace bad AMTK engine w/ UP5253. #14 departed EMY station 6 hours late. Sure fouled up the morning capitol plan for UP. Cal-P



Subject Written By Date/Time (PST)
  Coast Starlight 14 of 4/18: lead loco electrical fire Cal-P 04-19-2017 - 17:04
  Re: Coast Starlight 14 of 4/18: lead loco electrical fire mook 04-19-2017 - 21:42
  Re: Coast Starlight 14 of 4/18: lead loco electrical fire Hoghead 1 04-20-2017 - 04:41
  Re: Coast Starlight 14 of 4/18: lead loco electrical fire Cal-P 04-20-2017 - 15:26


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