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NYCTA Projects / Re: [WIP] The IRT Redbird Fleet [R26-R36WF] Development Thread
« Last post by r627trainex on February 01, 2021, 04:12:14 pm »
is this going to be realesed
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NYCTA Projects / Re: Central Status of All NYCTA Projects
« Last post by Jay#1323 on December 27, 2020, 05:13:47 pm »
As of December 27th, 2020, the uptown (2) and (3) trains are released to the public.
-Uptown (1) skeleton is coded up to 242 Street. Local are being completed as well as add in some scenery to the outside portions.
-Downtown Seventh Avenue Line (1), (2), and (3) are currently being worked on.
-Uptown Lexington Avenue Line (4) and (5) are currently being worked on.
Happy Holidays everyone!
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NYCTA Projects / The Northbound 2 line is released!
« Last post by CoronaYards on December 25, 2020, 06:28:01 pm »
The long awaited northbound 2 line has finally been released. Happy holidays from The BVE Initiative Team! Download the route at https://www.thebveinitiative.org/downloads
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NYCTA Projects / Re: [WIP] The IRT Redbird Fleet [R26-R36WF] Development Thread
« Last post by CoronaYards on January 06, 2020, 02:09:55 am »
Found the 6 line strip map, and decided to promptly put it in the train. ;D

pelham
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NYCTA Projects / Re: NYCT IRT Seventh Avenue Line Thread
« Last post by CoronaYards on December 27, 2019, 05:24:41 pm »
I'm proud to announce the 42 St Shuttle for openBVE is now officially in development! The route is being worked on by myself, Subway4832 and (S)ilver. Progress pictures will be coming soon. As of right now, the skeleton is about 95 percent done. Stay tuned for more updates!
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Photography / Re: Subways Photography Thread
« Last post by CoronaYards on December 20, 2019, 10:53:14 pm »
168 St reopening day 168 St reopening day part 2 168 St reopening day 168 St reopening day part 2
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Photography / Re: Submissions For The Site Photo of the Month Contest
« Last post by CoronaYards on December 20, 2019, 10:50:37 pm »
168 St, reopening day 2019.

168 St reopening day part 2
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Multiplayer Events / How to Participate in a Transit Run
« Last post by Jay#1323 on December 20, 2019, 01:01:19 pm »
Operating in an official transit run is fairly simple but there are instructions to follow.

For example, you are assigned the <19:05> 3 Train to Harlem-148 Street.
You will depart New Lots Avenue at that time.
You will have to change your TeamSpeak name to the assigned call time so that the Tower/RCC/TSS can properly identify you.
Your name should be <20:54> A to Far Rockaway (as an example)
Before departing, tell the tower that you are departing the terminal.
Here is a sample brief conversation between the operator, TSS, and the tower.
You: *At 8:03 local time*. "This is the <19:05> 3 Train to Harlem - 148 Street, Radio Check,
TSS: You are loud and clear.
You:"Thank you"
*Two minutes later*
TSS may call you at that time to confirm your appropriate time departure.
TSS: <19:05> to Harlem, come in to the TSS and Tower
You: "This is the <19:05> 3 Train to Harlem - 148 Street is ready to depart from New Lots Avenue."
Tower: "Your next call back location is Crown Heights - Utica Avenue"
TSS: Thank you
You: "10-4" or "Thank You".

When you get to your call back location, alert the tower.
You: "This is the <19:05> 3 Train calling at Times Square - 42 Street"
If the tower does not respond, say "The <19:05> 3 Train is holding at Times Square- 42 Street awaiting your next call back location."
Tower: The train at Times Square, proceed and your next call back location is 96 Street.
If the tower says proceed on signal, call back at the next station stop. If the next stop is 72 Street, call back at that station.

All train operators should be aware of their locations and the operator ahead of them!
If you are in the vicinity of Times Square and you are behind the <19:05>, hold 1 to 2 signals out of Times Square. Respond to the tower as "This is the <19:15> 2 to Wakefield-241 Street is holding outside Times Square - 42 Street."
Please wait for the tower to confirm that Times Square is clear.
At Times Square, hold there until the Tower confirms that there is enough space between you and the leader to proceed. Please note that you may have to wait longer to proceed if you are operating on the express track. You can also be held to make connections with the local train.
 
If an emergency or situation occurs, this is a sample scenario of what will happen,
You: This is the <19:23> 4 to Woodlawn is holding outside of Franklin Avenue due to a red signal. It appears to be faulty.
TSS: Proceed over the signal at 5 MPH. If you get tripped, reset your train and proceed into Franklin Avenue with caution. Alert the tower when your train is safely in Franklin Avenue.
Tower: *Tower issues a warning to other train operators in the vicinity of Franklin Avenue*

While operating you may hear the tower/RCC/TSS call your time.
RCC: <19:05> What is your location.
You: I am approaching 14 Street on the express track.
RCC: Thank you.
If you unsure of your exact location, state your next stop.
You: I am unsure of where I am however, my next station stop is Sutter Avenue - Rutland Road
RCC: Thank you

If your leader is asked to stop at their current location and you believe you are in the vicinity of their location, alert the tower and TSS.
You: This is the <19:05> 3 Train is around the vicinity of the <18:57> 2 to Wakefield.
TSS: Reduce your speed to 15 MPH and be prepared to stop by the tower.
Tower: The <19:05> stop at the next available signal and wait for instructions

If you are rerouted by a diverging signal, alert the tower.
You: This is the <19:05> 3 Train is holding at Crown Heights - Utica Avenue. I am given a yellow over yellow signal.
Tower: You will be operating on the express track to Atlantic Avenue - Barclays Center. Call back at that location for further instructions.
You: 10-4 or Thank You

At the end of your route, alert the tower
You: This is the <19:05> 3 Train at Harlem - 148 Street
Tower: Thank you and have a good night
You: Thank you and to you as well.

Please note that this is not how the MTA supervise their runs in real life but these scenarios are used for OpenBVE gameplay.
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Rules and Regulations / Particpating in Transit Runs
« Last post by Jay#1323 on December 20, 2019, 11:31:00 am »
Here are the following rules that MUST be followed while participating in scheduled official transit runs.
1. You will be assigned a time slot to depart from the station by RCC/Tower.
2. Do NOT discuss about a topic that is unrelated to the run.
3. Do NOT talk over other participants or the Tower/RCC/TSS.
4. You must respond when called by a Tower/RCC/TSS.
5. If you do not have a microphone to speak, use the chat for call back.
6. The use of foul language is not allowed. Some of the runs may be recorded and be placed on social media.

Failure to adhere to these rules will result in removal of the run.
Please note that these rules can change at any given moment!
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Photography / Submissions For The Site Photo of the Month Contest
« Last post by CoronaYards on December 19, 2019, 03:21:16 pm »
This is where you can post your submissions for the photo of the month. Winners will have their photos posted on the main site, as well as the banner for the TeamSpeak server. The contests will be held at the end of every month, around the 27th. Pictures must be transit related. Happy posting!
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[WIP] The IRT Redbird Fleet [R26-R36WF] Development Thread by r627trainex
February 01, 2021, 04:12:14 pm

Central Status of All NYCTA Projects by Jay#1323
December 27, 2020, 05:13:47 pm

The Northbound 2 line is released! by CoronaYards
December 25, 2020, 06:28:01 pm

NYCT IRT Seventh Avenue Line Thread by CoronaYards
December 27, 2019, 05:24:41 pm

Subways Photography Thread by CoronaYards
December 20, 2019, 10:53:14 pm

Submissions For The Site Photo of the Month Contest by CoronaYards
December 20, 2019, 10:50:37 pm

How to Participate in a Transit Run by Jay#1323
December 20, 2019, 01:01:19 pm

Particpating in Transit Runs by Jay#1323
December 20, 2019, 11:31:00 am

Bus Photography Thread by CoronaYards
December 19, 2019, 02:46:41 am

Railroads Photography Thread by (S)ilver
December 19, 2019, 02:29:28 am