The Illinois Zephyr
Amtrak passes as purple slides into 2nd base.
Rolling toward Union station, #348 passes through Hinsdale, IL
Amtrak let 518 take charge of the Illinois Zephyr today, giving a "change of scenery" on this train.
Something about that bolted nose..
The Illinois Zephyr flies through the curve, with 3 Superliners - a rare occurance. Apparently the bolted nose attracts more snow than the rest of the cab...
The Illinois Zephyer pulls into Naperville for it's quick pick-up/drop-off and go.
According to radio chatter, a few pasengers thought this was the 10:33 and tried to board with Metra tickets!
Illinois Zephyr flys past the Clarendon Hills station, next stop LaGrange
The last P42 in phase 3 runs on the back of 348. ISO 100, 1/45th, F/19
Gah! Where's the fans?! :)
The Inbound Illinois Zephyr flys over Washington Street, next stop LaGrange Road