NFTA Transporter

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Delta, Buffalo and the Big Apple

Delta Airlines just increased its flights from the Buffalo Niagara International Airport to New York City by 42%. The new all-jet service takes off March 25 with larger planes and available first-class and WiFi access.

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Frontier’s Firefighter of the Year

Rob Siegel, Helper at Frontier Station, has been honored as the Ellwood Volunteer Fire Company’s Firefighter of the Year for his actions this past summer. Rob drove home the night of July 20, after his shift, and noticed a house on fire. As the next-door home ignited, Rob alerted everyone inside. He ended up saving Gail Keil, an Administration Analyst at Metro’s Cold Spring facility, and her husband, from injury or worse.

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Brian G. Chapman

Bus Operator, and Extra Clerk, Brian G. Chapman was shot and killed Wed. Feb. 1 outside his home in Buffalo. Brian, age 39, worked out of Cold Spring and is survived by Rail Controller Brian Chapman Sr.