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Turbotrains
Propelled by helicopter-like turbines
Photo Album By: Jean-Marc Frybourg
 
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Photo ID: 398225

Tom Golden photo.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Turboliner
Location: Whiting, Indiana, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 64
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 12, 1975


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By: Sam Beck collection

Added: May 19, 2012

Views: 2,378
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Favorited: 13
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Photo ID: 396437

Despite lack of wires or full Amtrak/Government support, Boston had fast 100 MPH plus train service to New York in the seventies. Number 51 is crossing the curved high bridge just north of the Ci... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: United Aircraft Turbo
Location: Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA
Locomotive #: Amtrak 51
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February, 1975


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By: The General

Added: Apr 29, 2012

Views: 8,466
Comments: 4

Favorited: 53
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Photo ID: 387156

The colours of these signals at Crugers, NY are nicely matched with the surrounding fall foliage, as Amtrak's "Electric City Express" from Albany heads south to New York's Grand Central Terminal.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Turboliner
Location: Peekskill, New York, USA
Locomotive #: Amtk 154
Train ID: Amtk 72
Photo Date: October 19, 1986


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Jan 18, 2012

Views: 2,998
Comments: 2

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Photo ID: 379648

Turbopower no more. Once the pride of Amtrak's Empire Service fleet, the lone RTL-II Turboliner set is now slowly crumbling away behind the former Super Steel Schenectady plant. Thi... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Rohr RTL-II
Location: Scotia, New York, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 2131
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 08, 2011


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By: David Honan

Added: Oct 31, 2011

Views: 7,730
Comments: 2

Favorited: 25
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Photo ID: 379079

The second generation "Turbotrain" was an early French high-speed, gas turbine train. the RTG (Rame à Turbine à Gaz) with hydraulic transmission had five carriages with 280 seats and were introduc... (more)

Railroad: SNCF
Locomotive: Turbotrain RTG
Location: Lyon, France
Locomotive #: RTG
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October, 1981


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By: Daniel SIMON

Added: Oct 25, 2011

Views: 5,051
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Photo ID: 374697

Amtrak's Turboliner 155 approaching Peekskill along the Hudson River, with an Empire State service from Albany to New York's Grand Central Terminal.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Turboliner
Location: Peekskill, New York, USA
Locomotive #: 155
Train ID: Amtrak 80
Photo Date: November 24, 1985


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Sep 11, 2011

Views: 3,425
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Photo ID: 370032

passage à Libourne du Turbotrain Lyon-Bordeau

Railroad: SNCF
Locomotive: ANF-MTE-Turboméca RTG
Location: LIBOURNE Gironde, France
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August, 1979


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By: Gerard MEILLEY

Added: Jul 26, 2011

Views: 2,906
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Favorited: 8
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Photo ID: 370031

le Turbotrain Bordeaux-Lyon attend le signal de départ

Railroad: SNCF
Locomotive: ANF-MTE-Turboméca RTG
Location: BORDEAUX, France
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February, 1981


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By: Gerard MEILLEY

Added: Jul 26, 2011

Views: 2,670
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Favorited: 6
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Photo ID: 360448

With the Fall colors doing their stuff, Amtrak turbo unit No 151 exits Oscawana tunnel with the New York bound "New Amsterdam".

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Turbo
Location: Crugers, New York, USA
Locomotive #: 151
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 23, 1992


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By: phil cotterill

Added: Apr 14, 2011

Views: 2,316
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Photo ID: 358204

A Turbotrain returning from New York hits full stride through Attleboro. The sun has just set but there is enough afterglow to light the scene. For more Trubo train shotsmore)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: United Aircraft Turbotrain
Location: Attleboro, Massachusetts, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 56
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June, 1974


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By: Donald Haskel

Added: Mar 25, 2011

Views: 7,371
Comments: 6

Favorited: 34


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Photo ID: 356770

"Empire State Express"

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Rohr Turboliner
Location: Croton-Harmon, New York, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 156
Train ID: 259
Photo Date: April 05, 1992


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By: Kevin Gulau

Added: Mar 13, 2011

Views: 5,188
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Favorited: 21
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Photo ID: 356044

St. Louis bound.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: Turboliner (French)
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 67
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September, 1980


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By: Don Oltmann

Added: Mar 04, 2011

Views: 2,393
Comments: 1

Favorited: 11
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Photo ID: 355553

Turboliner in mid-life. Coupler shroud off, soot on white roof. Note dead ex-Amtrak RDC in background.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: ROHR Turboliner
Location: Harmon, New York, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 163
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March, 1982


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By: Don Oltmann

Added: Feb 26, 2011

Views: 3,034
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Favorited: 12
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Photo ID: 355551

Nearly new Turboliner cruises along at 79 mph on not yet improved track. Note the front coupler fairing is still in place.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: ROHR Turboliner
Location: Rensselaer, New York, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 153
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November, 1976


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By: Don Oltmann

Added: Feb 26, 2011

Views: 4,847
Comments: 2

Favorited: 13
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Photo ID: 352549

One of Amtrak's French-built turbotrains making a station stop southbound at Springfield, IL || June 1975

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: ANF Turbotrain
Location: Springfield, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 62
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June, 1975


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By: Tom Sink

Added: Jan 23, 2011

Views: 3,837
Comments: 1

Favorited: 17
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