AMTK 518 getting serviced in one of their Chicago Yard buildings
The northbound Coast Starlight is a couple of miles from exiting the Golden State as it approaches the west portal of Tunnel 18.
Amtrak power awaits its next assignment at the Amtrak shops in downtown Chicago. On the head of these two tracks is on of the GE B32-8WH's and a Siemens Charger for Illinois state sponsored servic... (more)
A P32 substitutes for the normal cab car as Hiawatha Service #337 heads for Milwaukee and another quick turn back to Chicago.
The Coast Starlight flies low across Butte Valley on Memorial Day weekend 1994.
Out of the rain On a rainy spring day in California, a woman waits for her train at the former Santa Fe station in Stockton on March 13, 1995.
Amtrak 518 leads a Hiawatha set through North Glenview.
Amtrak Dash 8 518 leads Lincoln Service 302 north over a frozen Kankakee River in Wilmington. The new bridge is in place.
The Coast Starlight rolls in the shadow of Mount Shasta on Memorial Day weekend 1995.
An Illinois Zephyr service train rolls down the triple track of BNSF as the train makes its last lap into Chicago from Quincy, IL. The train is at Laverne, IL, just west of Cicero and will soon be... (more)
Amtrak 518 "the De Facto switcher" assorts some superliner cars on a wonderful August afternoon in downtown Chicago.
AMTK 518 pulls up next to the wash racks at the Locomotive Facility in Chicago with two Federal Railroad Administration Office of Safety cars (DOTX 220 & DOTX 221) before making a reverse movement... (more)
Various units linger around the Amtrak shops in Chicago between runs.
Amtrak 518 sporting it's Pepsi Can AC unit.