The United Aircraft Turbo Train. High speed train powered by Pratt Whitney gas turbines. Between 1968 and the Turbo Train was used in the US by Amtrak and in Canada by the Canadian National Railway and then VIA Rail. In a Turbo Train achieved a
Norfolk and Western class J number 611 takes its very first spin on the turntable at Spencer's North Carolina Transportation Museum, while the Museum's excursion train passes in the background with (appropriately) NW Photo by Casey Thomason.