Two Different Schemes: As train 562 heads through Torrey Pines, the paint scheme variation between locomotive 2109 and the 2114 is quite apparent. The 2109 displays the original version of ... (more)
The rear-end of CDTX 2114, a new SC-44 Charger built by Siemens in Sacramento, rests on one of the whisker tracks at the Redondo Turntable as it shares stalls with the AMTK 464 - a soon to be repl... (more)
CDTX 2109 brings up the rear of train 1573 as it heads west.
Move Over, The New Kid's In Town. Having just turned 20-years-old only a few months prior, AMTK 457 still looks sharp as it catches the last rays of sunlight during golden hour at Redondo J... (more)
Amtrak's Saluki races south for Carbondale with Siemens
SC44 Charger 4617 leading the way.
IDOT Charger 4618 leads Lincoln Service 303 south onto UP trackage in Joliet.
A Brightline train waits at Fort Lauderdale station on a nice day.
The 4th and final test run of MARC's newest passenger engines approaches the Amtrak station area in Wilmington, DE on a brisk January morning. Today's run is the second day of Washington D.C. to P... (more)
On January 17, Maryland commuter railroad MARC ran a test train of its two brand new Siemens Chargers on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor. SC-44 80 and 81 roll into Wilmington, Delaware with train 802 ... (more)
After a long delay in Seattle's King St Station trying to get WSDOT's new Charger locomotives to link up with Mater (Cab Car), a Cascades test train arrives in Tacoma's Tacoma Dome Station. The t... (more)
Brightline stands ready. We got a behind the scenes tour with the FEC society where we toured the trains and facility. This private venture starts operations over the winter.
Hiawatha Service train with new Siemens Charger approaches Union Station under Pennsy signal bridge.
Colorado-BoundFour-day-old Siemens SC-44 diesel-electric passenger locomotives WDTX 1402 and 1403 were found in Amtrak’s Redondo Junction engine facility in downtown Los Angeles on ... (more)
CDTX 2101, a new Siemens SC-44 Charger sporting the Amtrak California paint scheme, shoves a cab car out onto the wye and becomes the first unit of its class in the state of California to operate ... (more)
Brightline 105 brings up the rear of this special SFLNO move up San Timoteo Canyon.