Meeting the Coast Starlight at The North Switch of Waldorf. -Amtrak Surfliner 1790 meets the northbound Coast Starlight (Train #14) north of Vandenberg AFB in the Santa Maria Valley.
The Vet's Paint Scheme Debuts on Veterans Day. Just miles away from competing its first revenue trip to San Diego on its first day in service wearing the resplendent veterans paint scheme,... (more)
Finishing the final few miles of its trip from San Diego, Amtrak 565, headed but the veterans painted cabbage this morning, rolls past Metrolink's Keller Yard and the rows of F125's parked here st... (more)
A small group of passengers gathers on the platform in Fullerton as Pacific Surfliner train 583 arrives with the Veteran's "cabbage" leading.
Amtrak's Veteran's "cabbage" leads the way out of Fullerton with a Los Angeles-bound Pacific Surfliner train in tow.
One of Amtrak's Veteran's units, a former F40PH converted into an NCPU cab/baggage car or cabbage, leads a northbound Pacific Surfliner heading at tracks speed through the grade crossing.
The Veterans Cabbage leads 583 from San Diego to LA as the train passes CP-Olympic and begins the short trek along the LA River. On the left is the east bank of Metrolink's River Sub while the Ala... (more)
The Christmas spirit is present in San Diego as a Christmas tree above a skyscrapers adds to the backdrop while AMTK 90208 is prepped to lead the northbound addition of LARail.com's Pearl Harbor D... (more)
Coupled together for the first time since both units received their veterans paint jobs, AMTK 90208 and AMTK 42 are lined for the coupling track to come off the Redondo turntable to join 3751 for ... (more)
A Pacific Surfliner heads out of Fullerton with the veterans commemorative cabbage on the rear.
Amtrak 90208 with the Salutes Our Veterans scheme leads a Surfliner train past the surfers and beach goers at San Clemente.
"America's Railroad Salutes Our Veterans" NPCU
An "America's Railroad Salutes Our Veterans" NPCU is in the S&I with a single level set of equipment. This paint scheme matches P42 #42 and ACS-64 #642 as the third of its kind.
Illuminated by the morning sun Amtrak's eastbound Pacific Surfliner, train #774, hustles across the Gaviota Trestle on it's way towards Santa Barbara, Ventura, Los Angeles, and eventually San Dieg... (more)
The newest Veterans Unit skirts the Pacific Ocean through San Clemente.