835 notches up to max power to draw the 30+ car Auto Train Northbound to Lorton 15 minutes ahead of schedule. I have always wanted to see the Auto Train and now can add it to my list!
Early AEM-7 action, with an almost new (built 8-80) 905 hustling three cars southbound on No. 3 Track, which was usually reserved for freight in those days.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief crosses the Ellison Creek Valley with the Veterans leading the Phase I specially painted P42's. BNSF is preparing to replace the Media Trestle this year.
A Roger Puta Photograph
A four hour late westbound Empire Builder kicks up fresh snow as it hustles under the Williams County Road 5 overpass near old Fort Buford, within a few miles of crossing the Montana state ... (more)
The Northeast Corridor stretches as far as the eye can see from above New Brunswick station.
Amtrak Train 97, The Silver Meteor, passes Rahway about a half hour into its more than twenty-four hour trip to Florida.
Running more than three hours late following the self-implosition of the AMTK 510 back in Burbank, Amtrak 14 hustles across the Gaviota trestle in the late afternoon light with fresh power as it h... (more)
ACS-64 #612 leads Northeast Regional #71 past Princeton Junction and bulldozer A47566 on a Saturday afternoon. The inactive Nassau Tower is visible in the background.
Amtrak Train #3 makes its station stop at KCY in track 30, arriving 14 minutes early. On the rear of the train are the "Pacific Union" and the "Royal Street", which will be se... (more)
Acela Express #2253, en route to Washington DC, passes under the Princeton-Hightstown Road overpass, just east of Princeton Junction Station, on a Saturday afternoon.
The westbound Southwest Chief conquers Raton Pass on a nice September morning.
Engine 3 leads Amtrak Train 4 and the Veterans Unit east on the BNSF Marceline Sub.-NS Kansas City District at Henrietta right on time, and running track speed.
Locomotives: AMTK 3, AMTK 42
With 3 engines and 12 cars, Amtrak Train 4 blasts east on the BNSF Marceline Sub. at the 422 signal bridge near Orrick.
There was no #4 yesterday, because it struck a misalignment in the tra... (more)