Heading into the setting sun, Union Pacific's Desert Storm diesel leads a westbound toward Victorville, CA. Cajon Pass and the terminus of Los Angeles lie ahead. UP SD40-2 3593 was originally UP 8... (more)
Union Pacific's Desert Storm diesel leads a westbound onto Santa Fe trackage for the last leg of its trip to Los Angeles. It will return to UP rails in Riverside, CA later that evening. UP SD40-... (more)
Potomac Eagle Scenic held a railroad show Aug 19/20, featuring night photo sessions both nights. Here a 1945 Army jeep poses in front of 6604 and FP7 8016. Their web site is http://www.potomaceagl... (more)
NS 174 sets out a high and wide car (army tank transporter).
During this July 4th weekend . . . please remember to support our troops and our veterans, what more can one say. My thanks to all whom have served.
Leaving the yard at Salt Lake City, returning back to a Guard Unit up north.
Special Military Hardware Train
BNSF is moved 12 unit trains to Beaumont, TX, from Fort Carson, south of Colorado Springs, CO. 9th train was loaded 2-3-05. M109A6 Paladin with ammo carrier M992. 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment depl... (more)
An IRR train yard in Baghdad. Trains were sparse and the air was dusty as usual. Taken from the open door of a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter while I was out on a mission in Baghdad.
Equipment of the 24th Inf. Div. from Ft. Stewart, GA, ready to off load for cold weather training at Camp Drum, NY. I was a guard on this train, it took a week to get to Camp Drum.
Equipment of the 24th Inf. Div. loaded and headed for Camp Drum, NY for cold weather training. I was a guard on this train, it took a week to get to Camp Drum.
Q316 approaches Beech Street interlocking at Grafton WV.
A car from the German wartime PT-16 (Panzertriebwagen) armored train preserved at Warsaw's Railway Museum (MK).
This ex-German wartime PT-16 armored train is stored at the Polish Railway Museum in Warsaw.
This Peacekeeper Rail Garrison Car is one of only four missile launch cars built by Westinghouse for DoD. Fully loaded with one Peacekeeper ICBM, it would have weighed 520,000 pounds. The program... (more)