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Turbotrains
Propelled by helicopter-like turbines
Photo Album By: Jean-Marc Frybourg
 
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Photo ID: 661988

The Rohr RTLIII Turboliners were upgraded by Super Steel in Schenectady, NY in the early 2000s. Only three sets were completed, and I believe two saw limited service before the program was cancell... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Rohr Turboliner
Location: Bear, Delaware, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 2143
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October, 2006


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By: Matt Donnelly

Added: Jun 21, 2018

Views: 1,670
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Favorited: 11
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Photo ID: 661454

An RTL I Turboliner heads eastbound through Jordan, NY with an Empire Service train in the mid to early 1990s. Year is a guess.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Rohr Turboliner
Location: Jordan, New York, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 158
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: 1992


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By: Matt Donnelly

Added: Jun 17, 2018

Views: 745
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Favorited: 8
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Photo ID: 658295

As seen from the top of Breakneck Ridge north of Cold Spring, NY, an Amtrak Turboliner races up the Hudson Valley towards Albany. I later learned that the rock formation on which I was innocently ... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Rohr Turboliner
Location: Cold Spring, New York, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Empire Service
Photo Date: July, 1985


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By: Tom Nelligan

Added: May 18, 2018

Views: 2,071
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Favorited: 11
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Photo ID: 657450

Six years after Amtrak concluded an unsuccessful evaluation of Bombardier's LRC equipment, a VIA LRC set showed up in Boston's South station as part of a high speed rail demonstration sponsored by... (more)

Railroad: VIA Rail
Locomotive: Bombardier LRC
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Locomotive #: VIA 6907
Train ID: press special
Photo Date: May 11, 1988


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By: Tom Nelligan

Added: May 09, 2018

Views: 1,853
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Favorited: 15
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Photo ID: 657258

On its way down the Hudson Line from Albany to Grand Central Terminal on a late fall day, a Rohr Turboliner glides out of the short tunnel at Garrison, NY. The old NYC milepost says it's 50 miles ... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Rohr Turboliner
Location: Garrison, New York, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 150
Train ID: Empire Service
Photo Date: November 27, 1981


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By: Tom Nelligan

Added: May 07, 2018

Views: 1,607
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Favorited: 11


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Photo ID: 656079

Today's Amtrak 317, The Hoosier State, consists of a Turboliner which is seen crossing the South Shore and N&W as it works its way along the former Pennsylvania Railroad's SC&S. Tom Golden photo.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Turboliner
Location: Burnham, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 67
Train ID: AMTK 317
Photo Date: October 18, 1980


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By: Sam Beck collection

Added: Apr 26, 2018

Views: 1,093
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Favorited: 11
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Photo ID: 649825

Railroad: SNCF
Locomotive: X1501
Location: Grisy, France
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 22, 2009


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By: jean-francois fessard

Added: Feb 27, 2018

Views: 888
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Favorited: 10
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Photo ID: 649684

1976 four turbotrains from France ANF with turbomeca turbines were introduced between Tehran Mashhad with 160 km/h (99 mph) speed (at that time max commercial non high speed in rail) with U33 rail... (more)

Railroad: Iran State Railways
Locomotive: French Turbotrain
Location: Varamin, Iran
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: -
Photo Date: October 30, 2015


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By: FarRail Tours

Added: Feb 26, 2018

Views: 1,464
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Favorited: 13
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Photo ID: 649105

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: French Turbo Train
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 63
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: 1974


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By: Tom Farence

Added: Feb 21, 2018

Views: 1,326
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Favorited: 27
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Photo ID: 647298

Here's a 1991 photo of one of the Rohr RTL Turboliners that was recently pulled out of storage by Amtrak for training purposes. No. 162 is now in a version of the Phase V paint scheme, and has be... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: RTL Turboliner
Location: New York, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 162
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 14, 1991


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By: Bob Kise

Added: Feb 06, 2018

Views: 1,073
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Favorited: 13


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Photo ID: 647215

An aerial view as Amtrak 575 (GP15, 12/2004) will be the trailing power on the way up the NECL. The Turbo train makes its away across Cooch's Field in Newark, DE.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: EMD GP15
Location: Newark, Delaware, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 575
Train ID: KP701
Photo Date: January 26, 2018


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By: Marc Glucksman/River Rail Photo

Added: Feb 05, 2018

Views: 4,518
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Favorited: 13
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Photo ID: 647214

Amtrak 526 (GP38H-3, ex Amtrak 198, exx- Go Transit 506/9806, nee CN 606, 12/1966) leads the Turbo consist across Cooch's Field in Newark, DE on Thursday, January, 26, 2018. They will stop at the ... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: EMD GP38-3
Location: Newark, Delaware, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 526
Train ID: KP701
Photo Date: January 26, 2018


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By: Marc Glucksman/River Rail Photo

Added: Feb 05, 2018

Views: 2,289
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Favorited: 10
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Photo ID: 646394

An Amtrak Turboliner crosses over at Lake in Milwaukee, WI with train #326 in November of 1976. Bob Bullermann photo from my collection.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: RTG Turboliner
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 60
Train ID: 326
Photo Date: November, 1976


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By: Greg Mross

Added: Jan 29, 2018

Views: 1,379
Comments: 1

Favorited: 13
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Photo ID: 645665

BELFORT AUX ALSTHOMMES

This is the first prototype of all TGVs, it was built in Belfort in 1972 by Alsthom - as it was then called, with an "H". And it was also a turbotrain. The p... (more)

Railroad: SNCF
Locomotive: TGV 001
Location: Belfort, France
Locomotive #: TDu 002
Train ID: -
Photo Date: October 22, 2017


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Jan 23, 2018

Views: 13,040
Comments: 4

Favorited: 37

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Photo ID: 643918

SNCF T 2067 waiting for the next trip in Dives-Cabourg.

Railroad: SNCF
Locomotive: SNCF RTG
Location: Dives-Cabourg, France
Locomotive #: T 2067
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 06, 1986


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By: Maarten van der Velden

Added: Jan 08, 2018

Views: 941
Comments: 0

Favorited: 10

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