NORFOLK SOUTHERN TO PAINT 18 LOCOMOTIVES IN PREDECESSOR SCHEMES
[Norfolk Southern, 3-1-12]
Norfolk Southern is honoring its predecessor railroads this year by painting 18 new locomotives in commemorative schemes that reflect the heritage of those predecessors.
The companies represented include:
Each paint scheme will be modified to fit contemporary locomotives while staying as true as possible to the original designs.
Norfolk Southern employees in Altoona and Chattanooga will GE class ES44AC locomotives, and EMD class SD70ACe locomotives will be painted Progress Rail Services in Muncie, Indiana.