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.
Amtrak Veterans painted Cabbage 90208 leads train 573, running with 2 PV's for Pearl Harbor Day as it passes through Fullerton at Basta heading west towards Los Angeles.
On its second day of service wearing its new Veterans paint scheme, Amtrak Non-Powered Control Unit 90208 brings up the markers on Pacific Surfliner #774 as it nears the end of its run from... (more)
The third Veteran's unit (this one a converted cab car - originally F40PH #208) is pulled west as it works at the days LA/SLO turn's westbound baggage car.
The third of Amtrak's specially-painted "Salutes Our Veterans" locomotives* brings up the rear of Pacific Surfliner #1761. Accelerating out of the Burbank Airport station, the train is hea... (more)
On November 11th, 2015, Amtrak cab car 90208 re-entered service after a rebuild and repaint in Beech Grove, Indiana. This NPCU is now the 3rd in Amtrak's collection of special Veterans units. Here... (more)
Amtrak 90208 with new Veterans paint scheme on Veterans Day at Los Angeles Union Station in 2015.