The Pere Marquette prepares for departure with an Amtrak Midwest Charger.
The Illinois Zephyr pulls out of Chicago Union Station. The White Star Strobes flashed only for a few seconds before the engineer turned them off. I was glad to capture them, as this sight had d... (more)
About to duck under the passing shadow of a cloud, CDTX 2116 leads Amtrak 767 along the flat, straight track between Camarillo and Oxnard as it heads for its next station stop at the later.
A rather interesting mix of equipment... MARC's newest (SC44) and their HHP electric sit next to visiting NCDOT heritage coaches.
Charging South Along the Coast. Beefed up to nine cars to support the increase of holiday travelers for the Thanksgiving rush, Amtrak 774 skirts the coast through the Carpinteria Nature Pre... (more)
On its evening run down to San Diego, southbound Pacific Surfliner train #580 passes through Santa Fe Springs with a brand new Amtrak/Caltrans SC-44 "Charger" powering the single-level c... (more)
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train 1573 heads north with CDTX 2117 shoving on the rear.
One of Amtrak's newest chargers shoves on the rear of a Northbound Pacific Surfliner as it heads for it's next stop at Fullerton.
Amtrak 381's train is towed backwards towards Chicago after a collision with a farm tractor one mile west of Wyanet,IL.. The tractor driver was the only fatality and five passengers and one employ... (more)
An Amtrak Cascades service from Seattle to Vancouver, BC finds a break in the rain as it glides north along the BNSF line in Delta with a new Siemens Charger on point.
A new Siemans Charger leads Northbound Pacific Surfliner Train No. 763 to San Luis Obispo thru Faria Beach.
A New Normal: New charger locomotive 2115 leads Pacific Surfliner train 562 toward San Diego through a classic scene.
Gleaming in the rising sun, Amtrak No.768 the first southbound Pacific Surfliner of the day, has a Siemans Charger pushing the train around Rincon Point.
Sunny Afternoon Recharge: On a cool mid November afternoon, Charger locomotive 2109 leads a late train 774 across the wooden trestle at Del Mar. The Charger locomotives for Pacific Surfline... (more)
Stopping at Santa Barbara, New Siemans SC-44 for Pacific Surfliner service, pushes train No. 774 from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles and San Diego.