The new Acela II making what I think was its first daylight run up the NEC rounds the curve south of BWI.
Amtrak 100 in its new Midnight Blue paint scheme trails on the last Amtrak Elmira Extra picking up new Viewliners IIs from CAF in Elmira, NY. Amtrak 108 was leading in the new phase 7 scheme. This... (more)
"Phase VI Over Harpursville"
On the afternoon of August 24th, 2021, Amtrak's Phase VI 50th Anniversary P42DC #108 leads extra train 926 (running as NS 099) as it heads east... (more)
Phase VI. Amtrak 50th Anniversary engines 108 (Phase VI) and 100 (Midnight Blue) were the power for Norfolk Southern Corp Train 099/Amtrak 926 from Elmira to Albany-Rensselaer, NY on Tuesda... (more)
The final delivery of Viewliner cars from the CAF Plant in Elmira, NY is in the books, as Amtrak 50th Anniversary P42DCs 108 and 100 bracketed the final move of cars. Seen passing the Kingsley bu... (more)
Anniversary Delivery. On Tuesday, August 24, 2021, Amtrak 50th Anniversary engines 100 (Midnight Blue) and 108 (Phase VI) were the power for Norfolk Southern Corp Train 099/Amtrak 926 from ... (more)
On what I believe is one of the last runs, the GLE (or American Orient Express) heads west on the former Central of Georgia toward Birmingham. Once the route of some important midwest-Florida str... (more)
Amtrak 161, in fresh 50th Anniversary paint, poses for photos at St. Paul Union Depot (SPUD) during Train Days 2021.
Grand Junction Anniversary Runner. Amtrak 46 (P42DC, 50th Anniversary) lead Train 864 under the Boston University Bridge and over the Grand Junction Railroad Bridge and the Charles River fr... (more)
"Portland PTC Extra by Fenway"
Amtrak's Downeaster ACSES Test Train, with 50th Anniversary P42DC #46, shoves east past the famous Fenway Park on the MBTA Worcester Main Line... (more)
PTC Special at Metuchen: After a quick trip up to New England for Positive Train Control testing along the Downeaster route, Phase V 50th Anniversary P42 #46 leads the set past Metu... (more)
Amtrak P32AC-DM 710 northbound at Cold Spring.
Annual Grand Central Terminal training run following 12 minutes behind Empire Service Train 236 at CP 99. The training is to keep up qualifications if Amtrak needs to divert to GCT.
AMTK 161 "50th Anniversary" engine is on display with three Amtrak passenger cars for train days at the St. Paul Union Depot.
"Farewell to Amtrak GG1"excursion was sponsored by Lancaster and Philadelphia chapters, NRHS, using doubleheaded GG1 locomotives to pull the special train. The trip originated at Harrisb... (more)