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Amtrak Amfleet I Café Car #43394
Washington, DC
 
November 9th, 2014
 
Station Photo
 
Phase IVb
 
The Budd Company
July 1976
Full Dinette
(Push-Pull)
20908, 20208
 
Digital Photo
 
Canon EOS 60D
 
Tamron (Canon) 17-50mm
f2.8 Zoom Lens
f4.5 @ 1/60th sec
ISO 100




684-1363





Built as an Amdinette with 8 four-place booths, snack bar and 23 coach seats in July 1976 and numbered 20208. Refurbished for Metroliner Service in October 1983 and renumbered 20908. Trainline-equipped for push-pull operation and converted to a Full Dinette (dinette conversion date unknown) with 14 four-place booths and a snack bar in November 2010 and renumbered 43394. With its "Northeast Regional" branding, this car can be found on the Northeast Corridor as well as on Empire Service trains, and rarely on long-distance trains as well. Historical information about this car provided by www.amtrakbythenumbers.com.