SunRail is beginning more test runs to their southern terminus of Poinciana in anticipation of new service to start later in the year, seen here pausing on track #1 for Amtrak's "Silver Star&... (more)
SunRail is beginning more test runs to their southern terminus of Poinciana in anticipation of new service to start later in the year, passing the James Strates carnival headquarters and the Middl... (more)
Christmas Day's "Silver Star" is seen running down the new #2 track at Taft around local A77626 in the yard. This new stretch was once the Service Track Extension during CSXT's ownershi... (more)
Once CSXT trains hit the CFRC territory, they gain "Z" symbols, which is funny if you consider this was once their domain. For several months, we would get the Taft-Waycross mixed assem... (more)
Saw some comments where folks were curious why there weren't many shots of #800 in Florida....well GET READY...it's showtime. No special memberships or invites required from here on out. Orlando... (more)
Amtrak P097 throttles up as it passes the Sand Lake Road SunRail station.
Back in 2011, to hear anything but a GE calling signals on a Jax Service Lane train was almost unheard of...much less one of this class! Before we had SunRail, before this was "Sand Lake&quo... (more)
Taft Yard job parked on the Sexton Branch.
Q456 is getting out of town quite early today. After it moves under the overpass, it hits the TOFC signal and is on CFRC territory.
The contrast of the paint schemes couldn't be more obvious....but they looked nice when they were new.
Q213 has come over to the Orlando area via the S-Line and Lakeland. The scope of the next phase of SunRail is pretty evident here, changes from just a couple years ago are already obsolete. So, ... (more)
A776 is on the Gorley Lead passing two bad orders, one box car with a shifted load and a scrap hopper.
A779 has assembled Q456 and pulled it around to Rachel's for the road crew, the second time in a week leased power has been put on the point.
The "Silver Meteor" is a few hours late today, passing under the new signal arrangement that will eventually guard what was once known as Taft Siding.....much is changing down here in 20... (more)
The "Silver Star" has DOTX 221, FRA's Office of Safety car, behind the engine today.