MBTA Blue Line Train Departs Airport Station - Boston, MA - video




A MBTA Blue Line train is seen here departing Airport Station, after the operator raised the trains pantographs. Blue Line trains switch between third rail and catenary wires for their power sources at this station. Trains that are outbound, use catenary wires for their power, while trains that are inbound and run below ground use a third rail.

Video taken: June 4, 2017, at Boston, Massachusetts.

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