They were worried that they would miss seeing the train.
AEM-7 #940 exits the north tunnel portal of the historic B&P Tunnel in Baltimore.
An AEM-7 follows the speed restricted curve out of the 1873 built Baltimore and Potomac tunnel in Baltimore.
Tranquility base... An Amtrak AEM-7 #918 rolls over the Susquehanna River Bridge, both likely contemplating each others pending retirement.
How about this for railfan spot? Pretty nice huh? And a fine neighborhood ice cream stand right nearby too. I want to go back soon and hear those 90MPH trains slinging themselves across this 106 y... (more)
Heading east through the Amish farm country
Pushing east on a beautiful day in the Amish farm country
Reflecting the setting sun as it heads south
A high-speed friendly wave: the engineer of this weekend-only Richmond, VA bound train must have spotted me on the platform from a distance since I got a "toot and a wave" as he passed thro... (more)
Emerging from the darkness of the tunnels, this AEM-7 is briefly greeted by the sun before darting under the streets of NYC again as it arrives into Penn Station.
Amtrak's 40th Anniversary Exhibit Train Tour came to a close at Grand Central Terminal on National Train Day. The next day the consist was ferried to Philadelphia on train 43, the Pennsylvanian.
3 WAY MEET! Amtrak Regional #93 blasts through Guilford, CT with two AEM-7's on the point at 125MPH. Seen off in the distance is an Acela Express heading East and on the siding is a catenary maint... (more)
Amtrak AEM7 No. 948 speeds a passenger train past the platforms of the station at Elizabeth, New Jersey, on the afternoon of May 21, 1993.
As seen at 300mm, Amtrak Northeast Regional 173 passes Providence and Worcester NR-2 at Guilford.
Northeast Regional 170 runs through Rocky Neck, enroute to Boston.