The clouds clear just in time as FEC 101 thunders into Colfax with three motors. Things however are changing and inside a month or two ESS44's will hold these assignments.
FEC work train passing in front of what will become the tunnel under the taxiways adjacent to the new southern runway of Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
Amtrak SDP40F #634 was built April 1974 on order #74611. After leaving Amtrak roster, unit became Santa Fe (ATSF) #5261, then BNSF 6971 before being scrapped in 2002
One of FEC's pretty champs leads 101 today, unusual consist with the SD40/GP40, plus one boxcar and then the rest.
One of many annual fall fairs is taking place behind Q170 as it squeals off the Carters Sub headed northward to Jacksonville.