CSX has began using DPUs on many of their freight trains, case in point here on today's Q439 as ES44AC 819 brings up the rear as it pushes the end of the train onto Iona Island.
"Pumpkins on a River"
"Super Fleet Sunday I"
The Autumn Express travels the CSX River Sub.
A friendly smile is given from a Road Foreman aboard the 2017 Amtrak Autumn Express "Hudson River Loop" edition. This train had a Heritage P42 on each end of the train providing power u... (more)
CSX K141 crosses the causeway just south of Iona Island
Q254 heads south across the causeway at Iona Island.
CSX Q417 is crossing the causeway just south of Iona Island with an SD50-2 and an SD40-3 leading the way.
CSX Q434 heads south on the River Line, with the Bear Mountain Bridge looming in the background
Fishing Trains In my first trip across the USA, I visited Iona Island, NY. I could see several local trains of Metro North and Interurban trains of Amtrak.
On a beautiful saturday morning, four GE widecabs bring a hot stack train northbound on route to Chicago, IL through Iona Island in NY.
Q161 appears around the curve right as the sun rises as it passes by the Stony Point Defect Detector
The snow storm in buffalo has caused a lot of the mixed freight to work their way around the long route.
A brand new BNSF SD70ACe makes his way south through QR41 on the CSX River Line