Amtrak train #507 pulls into Vancouver, Washington with its usual talgo set in haul.
As the day comes to an end at Willamette Falls, an Amtrak Cascades races down the Brooklyn Subdivision alongside the Willamette River headed for Eugene.
The Lake Shore Limited consist pulls up through the yard between other equipment.
Amtrak Phase V NPCU #90229 (formerly F40PH #229) leads the Comet Car set of San Joaquin train #712 out of the Martinez Amtrak station.
Dodging The Cars. One of the Downeaster pool's NPCUs brings up the markers of Amtrak 689 as it rolls above Inner Belt Road in Somerville, Mass., maybe two miles out of North ... (more)
In 2012 I was still able to catch three different paint schemes in one shot, excluding heritage units.
The rear end of an NPCU in fresh Phase IV... mmmmhmmmm.
Retro Cali colored NPCUs sit with some other equipment. Photo taken with permission and PPE.
It's not an F40 anymore, it's an NPCU.
A recently rebuilt NPCU is in the shops. Photo taken with permission and PPE.
A recently rebuilt NPCU is on the pit. Photo taken with permission and PPE.
NOT a heritage unit. The 90368 has been Phase III for its entire NPCU life even though the last time it was repainted, Phase V was the norm. I caught it heading up the Pere Marquette begi... (more)
From this angle it's hard to tell, but it's no longer an F40. The prime mover was removed and it's just an NPCU (Non Powered Control Unit), albeit with HEP capability. It was made to look as muc... (more)