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    #1 Nabinut

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    Posted 03 December 2011 - 08:52 AM

    Paid a visit to Providence to cover RIPTA and here are some photos/videos during my time there:

    2010 Gillig BRT Hybrid #1064 at Kennedy Plaza, the main transfer point in Providence:
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    A pair of Gillig LF Hybrid "Trolleys" on layover working Route 6 (Providence Zoo) and 92 (Link)
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    0922, one of 35 units waits at an alternate layover in Downtown Providence:
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    1084, one of the newest Gilligs (Diesel only) showing off its multicolor destination sign trick on my camera:
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    0033, one of 26 2000 Nova RTS-06s awaits its next assignment:
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    9812 bathes in sunlight in Downtown Pawtucket before its next run on Route 99 to Providence:
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    0480, a 2004 Orion V, which has been recently repowered with a Cummins ISL and is the only one sporting a modified RIPTA scheme
    usually shown on the Low Floors also in Downtown Pawtucket:
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    0103, the third of 27 Orion Vs on the "other" side of Kennedy Plaza in the early afternoon:
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    0040, featuring a health ad wrap sits in perfect sunlight at Rhode Island College:
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    RIPTA Nova RTS-06 #0040 (DD50/ZF)
    Rhode Island Public Transit Authority 2000 Nova RTS-06 #0040 - YouTube

    RIPTA Orion 05.501 #0480 (Cummins ISL/Allison)
    Rhode Island Public Transit Authority 2004 Orion V 05.501 #0480 - YouTube

    RIPTA Gillig LF BRT Hybrid #1031 (Cummins ISL/Allison EP40)
    Rhode Island Public Transit Authority 2010 Gillig BRT Hybrid #1031 - YouTube

    RIPTA Nova RTS-06 #0044 (DD50/ZF)
    Rhode Island Public Transit Authority 2000 Novabus RTS-06 #0044 - YouTube

    RIPTA Orion 05.501 #0127 (DD50/Allison)
    Rhode Island Public Transit Authority 2001 Orion V 05.501 #0127 - YouTube

    RIPTA & MBTA Video:
    Black Friday Transit in New England (MBTA & RIPTA) - YouTube
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    #2 East New York

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    Posted 03 December 2011 - 03:16 PM

    Great shots and vids from one of my favorite TA's!:tup:
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    Posted 03 December 2011 - 04:13 PM

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