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Media Advisory: VIA Rail Unveils the First Test Train of Its Quebec City-Windsor Corridor Fleet

OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 26, 2021 /CNW/ - VIA Rail's Chairperson of the Board, Françoise Bertrand, and President and CEO Cynthia Garneau invite you to get a first look at our new test train, the first of 32 trainsets to be delivered to VIA Rail to replace its fleet in the Quebec City-Windsor corridor.

For media participation on-site:

Official photo identification must be presented at registration. Please note that all attendees will be required to show proof of vaccination. Wearing a mask is mandatory.

We ask people who have recently received a positive diagnosis for COVID-19, or are awaiting test results, or who have been exposed to COVID-19, or are experiencing symptoms as described on Health Canada's website, not to attend.


Tuesday, November 30, 2021


9:00 a.m.    Registration/Vaccine checks

9:15 a.m.   Technical briefing

9:45 a.m.   Train visit followed by official photos

10:30 a.m. Press conference


VIA Rail Ottawa Station

200 Tremblay Road

K1G 3H5

(Parking for Media in P2)    

SOURCE VIA Rail Canada Inc.

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