A pair of 40Es lend a helping hand to this eastbound freight, working upgrade at MP 253.
Splitting the signals at Portage.
An early snow storm coats the fall foilage with a fresh blanket of snow as an eastbound loaded coal train eases into the 2.2% grade of The Slide.
A pack of SD40-Es shove a Harrisburg bound intermodal up the west slope...
Helpers pushing a 502 up the hill
Norfolk Southern's newest helper locomotives roll west under the ex-PRR signal bridge at Summerhill.
The latest NS helper rebuilds push on the rear of almost 150 cars making up todays wild freight mix on 36A
Two of Norfolk Southern's newest locomotives, NS SD40E 6304 (rebuilt in January 2009 from SD50 6522), and NS SD40E 6301 (rebuilt in January 2009 from SD50S 6504), assisted westbound manifest M9G o... (more)
The present and future(?) of helper service? As the old stalwarts (SD40-2s 3427 and 3352) stand by at right, recently rebuilt SD40Es 6304 and 6301 are the head end helpers on westbound M9G,... (more)