Weather-Protected ServicingPoking out of Amtrak's Rensselaer shops on January 26, 2017 is 700, the "class unit" of the carrier's 18 P32AC-DM dual mode (both diesel and electric) loc... (more)
Class UnitAmtrak train #242, the Albany-Rensselaer to New York Empire Service train, is boarding passengers ten minutes before departure at the Albany-Rensselaer station on J... (more)
Amtrak P32AC-DM #710, in the Phase III paint scheme, leading a southbound Empire Service train.
Amtrak Empire Service train 242 passing the northbound Lake Shore Limited.
Amtrak Empire Service train 242 heads south along the Hudson River.
An Empire Service train heads toward NYC on a spectacular fall evening during golden hour. This line offers many scenic views along the Hudson River.
I was taking photographs of the New Haven RR painted northbound when I heard the Amtrak blow its horn to the north. At that point, I crossed my fingers and watched the two pass at the most perfect... (more)