Solid rocket booster shipment to NASA for "Artemis II" has taken about 24 hours to travel from the GA/AL state line to Jacksonville, largely due to speed restrictions, but FEC likely wou... (more)
NASA rocket boosters for Artemis II have traveled across the country via UP & NS, now on the final stretch. NS had delivered the train at sunrise and FEC was ready to take them south without much... (more)
Cemex is using their yard switcher to put the FEC Unit Train back together for unloading. FEC MOW is hard at work on the main.
When construction on this project began, I immediately recognized this spot as "THE" spot for me. Decorated in a wrap depicting all the wonders that Orlando has to offer....the second O... (more)
#108 was the "hold out" on special Amtrak units to visit in Silver Service....and has now been in & out of Florida three times in a week. The paint variant will soon become more frequen... (more)
#1869 is the third "Heritage" unit to cross the Manatee River. A little extra work in Palmetto made them a little later than the typical sunrise arrival.
For one day, to join N&W #611's return to the rails, famed #501 was dressed to play the part of an ACL locomotive on loan to the Norfolk & Western, replicating the 1958-59 period where such a thin... (more)
Having spent less than 10 years in service on Florida East Coast Railway in paint inspired by Alaska Railroad, the first four SD70M-2 are being sent off to new owners. #103 survives as VTR #432, #... (more)
#1309 is wearing C&O lettering for several Lerro Photography charters, seen on the lunch break at the top of the line.
Fall colors are beginning to show as a wine tasting special heads east across this beautiful stretch of ex-L&N rails.
The "Juice Local" is sporting one of the newest "Heritage" repaints this morning. Today they will work the Palmetto spur before heading across the river into Tropicana.
10 years before the paint scheme reappeared, somewhat, on CSXT's fleet, this former CSXT motor wore the whole coat. It now lives on restored as CRR 800.
#1869 makes the third "Heritage" unit to visit the Tropicana plant.
#1869 makes the third "Heritage" unit to cross the big Manatee River on the "Tropicana Local". Today, they were a bit later than normal because they stopped to work in Palmett... (more)