Last time on 101! FEC 100 one of the original "Classics" leads two SD40-2's on 101, likely the last trip on this train. The GE's now taking over most trips these days.
Dual classics on today's 101 thunder through the forests west of Palm Coast. Business has picked up as autoracks are now a common feature on this train.
FEC work train toting an undercutter southward through Palm Coast. The FEC is very intense in making sure their right of way is in top shape.
For Joe Delarosby a Deputy with 20 plus years of service tragically passed away one week ago. As if he were watching from above a lucky spell of sun caught 101 in Palm Coast.
FEC 101 hustles south on a warm tropical day in Northeast Florida...feeling like summer out here. It also may be summer when the GE's get here according to the latest.
FEC 101 roars through Palm Coast with the odd lashup of a 70 and two GP40-2's on this 80 degree day. GE power is ordered and will arrive by the end of the year if not earlier.
On a crisp cool day, FEC 101 thunders through Palm Coast. Student engineer at the throttle allows Dave to greet us today.
FEC 101 rumbles through the jungle west of Palm Coast with 709 leading 2 Champs. Tight shot only works mid Fall or Early Spring.
FEC 101 on a warm 80 degree afternoon. The EMD's look to hang around longer as the rumored GE demos are not coming. But the new GE's are due at years end.
This was the only RA schemed M-2 running on this day as the others were sidelined. However 104 and 106 will be back until the time comes for the big M's to go, looking more likely in April.
On a warm day with temperatures flirting with 80 degrees, FEC 101 hustles southward with two Champions leading.
A bit more time on the big M's on the FEC, as 8 GEVO demos are apparently not coming. But the 24 new GE's still are. But for now they earn their keep, more rock on 101 again.
FEC 101 lead by a trio of SD40-2's roars through west Palm Coast. The days of SD40-2's leading intermodals may be numbered as 24 GEVO's will be here by year's end.
FEC 101 with a rainbow of power, hustles through western Palm Coast with famous East Coast Hogger at the throttle. Will the SD70M-2's get replaced by GE's? Stay tuned...
FEC 101 rolls through west Palm Coast on a cool day. The 714 was the first motor to get the original Champion scheme. In 2014 on the FEC you can still find SD40's on hotshot trains.