The sun is beginning to set on the FEC and CITX SD70M-2s that have worked hard pulling freight up and down the Florida East Coast. With the brand new GE ES44C4s having made their maiden run on the... (more)
FEC SD70M-2 101 leads FEC 416, which is sporting the new blue paint scheme, south towards Miami with train 109 in tow. Scenes of SD70M-2s pulling FEC trains will soon be a thing of the past with ... (more)
...and the Florida East Coast was changed forever. One of many new GE ES44C4 locomotives that now belong to the FEC. Some may not be a fan of the new motive power, but no one can argue about the... (more)
And it begins! The day that many FEC fans and crews had been waiting for. Even FEC crews were out taking pictures (green vests) as the new ES44C4's made their maiden run.
They are finally here! A new era begins on the FEC as the very first of 24 ES44C4's take 101 out for the first time. Departing right on time at Bowden.
The first run of the FEC GEVO's on train 101.
A very rare late running 109 gives us the unique opportunity to photograph when it's normally dark. Today's 101 had a variety of freight which it typically does.
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.