RailPictures.Net Photo: AMTK 84 Amtrak GE P42DC at Franksville, Wisconsin by Greg Mross
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» Franksville, Wisconsin, USA (more..)
» February 08, 2022
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Oh no! What was supposed to be the debut of Amtrak's newest locomotives on the Empire Builder turned out to be a complete disaster. Siemens ACC-42's 301/302 were supposed to lead #7 out of Chicago but PTC would not work. Amtrak 84 was brought in at the last second to lead the train, but the problems were just beginning. #84 had issues a few miles outside of Chicago and there was a small fire in the lounge car. The train was an hour late into Milwaukee. Not the greatest way to start the trip.
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