The consist of the MMA #1 is waiting for another job.
New leads old - the MMA-painted B39-8E 8569 leads former BAR, now MMA, GP7 23 south towards Searsport, ME on the Searsport Subdivision of the MMA at Sandy Point, ME.
The setting sun brings out nicely the tuscan red paint on 8569.
MM&A Royalty visits Newport, VT. Assigned to the Farnham Turn for the week, 8569 shines under the lights departing Newport at 20:20, passing a sailboat ready for the new season. Special thanks to ... (more)
MMA's 8569 is nosing into the siding at South LaGrange to pick up 19 empty wood chip cars. Two of the Pan Am GP9s leased by MMA are part of the consist.
MMA service center worker Everett is adding sand to 8569 before it heads out on a North bound job. Sometimes things happen that are out of your control.
MMA service center worker Duane is inspecting a unit before it heads out on a North bound job. Here the injectors are being checked.
The beginning move of the NH transformer train with the Emmert International cars started with MMA extra out of Searsport, Maine where the 2 transformers came into the port by ship from China.
MMA painted B39-8E 8569 leads original Bangor & Aroostook GP7u 23 southbound on the Searsport Subdivision with Job 410 for Searsport yard on the coast. Train is seen parallel to Route 1A on the d... (more)
At NMJ, the power was turned and the 8569 readied to lead the Job 410 south to Searsport. The train is seen easing past the Maine Salt Company building at Northern Maine Jct.
MMA Job 410 is seen roaring through Stockton Springs with the sun beating on the relatively clean nose of the MMA 8569.