I had the rare and distinct honor of photographing the AEM-7 Farewell Excursion photo op from the head end. The engineer tugs at the whistle cord to sound the horn as we proceed into the MARC sta... (more)
If you look to the left of the frame, two people are holding AEM-7 number boards that were sold aboard the AEM-7 Farewell Excursion train on the way home. Many fans posed for a photo one last tim... (more)
Trainmaster Dave comes down off the lead unit after completing the photo op run on the AEM-7 Farewell excursion.
What a crowd! I had the privilege of riding the cab of the AEM-7 Farewell excursion for the photo op. This shot shows the massive crowd assembled on the platform to record the historic eve... (more)
Farewell! The AEM-7 Farewell excursion was spotted on track 14, where passengers could walk up to the head end to take photos before their trip aboard this historic farewell excursion. Iro... (more)
AEM-7AC #942 is chomping at the bit one last time. She will depart with the "Farewell to the AEM-7" special in a few minutes.
The "Farewell to the AEM-7" excursion preparing to depart the Wilmington Shops for Washington, DC
The well-worn 942, doubleheading with sister unit 946, is ready to pull Amtrak's special "Farewell to the AEM-7 Excursion," Train No. 942, scheduled for a 9:10 a.m. departure from Track 14. The t... (more)
Amtrak's northbound "Farewell to the AEM-7" excursion crossing the Susquehanna River
The FRA track inspection vehicle DOTX 220 pulled by 2 Amtrak locomotives
Just before all light disappeared Amtrak 942 starts to roll east again after making a stop to walk the train, with 15 of the ex-American Orient Express cars heading to Pottstown PA where they wil... (more)