Trainmaster Dave comes down off the lead unit after completing the photo op run on the AEM-7 Farewell excursion.
What a crowd! I had the privilege of riding the cab of the AEM-7 Farewell excursion for the photo op. This shot shows the massive crowd assembled on the platform to record the historic eve... (more)
Farewell! The AEM-7 Farewell excursion was spotted on track 14, where passengers could walk up to the head end to take photos before their trip aboard this historic farewell excursion. Iro... (more)
AEM-7AC #942 is chomping at the bit one last time. She will depart with the "Farewell to the AEM-7" special in a few minutes.
The "Farewell to the AEM-7" excursion preparing to depart the Wilmington Shops for Washington, DC
The leader of the recent "Farewell to the AEM-7 Excursion" is seen in this photo of a Keystone Service train stopping at E-town in the spring of 1989. Note the two different style fonts... (more)
End of an Era: For 37 years, the AEM-7 electric locomotives pulled Amtrak trains along the northern east coast of the United States. They were the first successful electric locomotives Amtrak purc... (more)
The well-worn 942, doubleheading with sister unit 946, is ready to pull Amtrak's special "Farewell to the AEM-7 Excursion," Train No. 942, scheduled for a 9:10 a.m. departure from Track 14. The t... (more)
Amtrak's northbound "Farewell to the AEM-7" excursion crossing the Susquehanna River
942 and 946 quietly rest before becoming the main event on the Corridor Saturday. A little while later they'd be in charge of the Farewell to the AEM-7 excursion.
The final run of the Amtrak AEM-7's - the excursion train passes over the Susquehanna River for its return to Washington DC.
The final run of the Amtrak AEM-7's - the excursion train passes over the Susquehanna River en route to Philadelphia.
Working in MARC service for now.
With the rapidly growing fleet of ACS-64s some AEM-7s have found (literally) a new lease on life. Seen here is MARC train 523 departing Seabrook just minutes from the Nation's Capital with a lease... (more)
One of the few remaining AEM7's in the Amtrak fleet makes a stop in Old Saybrook.