Perryville, MD was Trains Magazine's "Hot Spot" of the month in the December 2017 issue. Here's a southbound Northeast Regional slowing down to 90 mph, preparing to cross the 1906-built... (more)
All Hands on Deck: With the extra passenger traffic around Thanksgiving, Amtrak pressed as many available cars into service as possible. This led to the unusual placement of an extra cab ... (more)
A web of catenary wire strung between parallel lines leads an Amtrak long distance train through a tight bend on an elevated fill on the NEC just ahead of SEPTA's Bristol station in Pennsylvania. ... (more)
An Amtrak Regional Express led by an ACS-46 "Cities Sprinter" departs Philadelphia, Pennsylvania southbound in preparation for a "sprint" to the next city on the line - Wilming... (more)
"649 & 670 Lead Train 137 at NYP" Amtrak ACS-64 649 is at the head end of train 137(23) at New York Penn Station. Second in the consist is the last Amtrak ACS-64 to be built, 670.... (more)
Amtrak ACS-64 number 649 arriving with train 190 in Old Saybrook.
Calm Before the Storm
Amtrak 649, with Regional 184 in tow, rushes east towards NYC under an angry sky. Heavy rain would follow courtesy of a Nor'Easter.