The highest numbered AEM-7 is in for a tune up.
Conference salons are another unique feature of the #9800 Conference Club car.
The conference room of Conference Club car #9800.
First Class Conference Club car #9800 (former Metroliner) features 2+1 business class style seating at one end.
Winter didn't want to quit just yet, so I took advantage of the opportunity to catch snow covered toasters.
A few weeks later I'd capture the same train with the same power type at this exact location, but in blizzard like conditions.
Four trains for the price of one.
This took a ton of color correcting due to the multiple oddball light sources.
The northbound Crescent races up track 2 as a southbound Acela Express bypassing BWI passes on 3. The person reading their book looks oblivious to all of the high speed action.
A heavy snow squall falls upon the nation's capital in early March.
A Star 200BC White Strobe is caught flashing on this AEM-7AC... These strobes were once a distinguishing and common feature of Amtrak road power, but are now only found on their AEM-7s. So with ... (more)
A Northeast Regional rolls into BWI with an AC AEM-7. All of Amtrak's current electric power will soon be replaced with the new ACS-64 locomotives now rolling off the assembly line.