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12/6/2019



Rail News: Positive Train Control

SunRail to test PTC on central Florida rail corridor


SunRail’s test trains will operate on the entire 61.5-mile corridor from the DeLand Amtrak Station to the Poinciana SunRail Station in Kissimmee.
Photo – SunRail Flickr

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SunRail will test positive train control (PTC) overnight until Dec. 12 in preparation for full implementation of the safety system on the central Florida rail corridor, agency officials announced yesterday.

SunRail’s test trains will operate on the entire 61.5-mile corridor from the DeLand Amtrak Station to the Poinciana SunRail Station in Kissimmee.

This weekend, the commuter railroad also will test the system during the day.



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