Pacific Rail News Magazine
April 1985 Issue

Magazine Summary
An Oxnard Cal Train revival is being discussed

In San Jose a new Light rail Vehicle prototype is underway.

Mystery Trains begin as the Mystery Tours of Laguna Beach, lunch included, costume required.

Court approves SOO Line Bid for Milwaukee Road

Whitehouse announces Conrail sale to Norfolk Southern

Feature Story: Amtrak in the Rio Grande Desert

Feature Story: B.C. Railroading

Feature Story: The Walkin’ Daylight - the train with nine lives

Congress now to decide on the funding issues with Amtrak.

Union Pacific 6900’s seem to be re-appearing

Cowl units on the Santa Fe may be banned.

Burlington Northern plans to use computers and satellites to track their trains.