Amtrak 192 leads the Heartland Flyer north towards Oklahoma after stopping at the only intermediate stop in Texas at Gainesville.
It’s enough to warm an old vet’s heart. The “Texas Eagle” rolls north, with Amtrak’s tribute locomotive proudly leading the way.
The Trainway Is The Way. The Amtrak Sunset Limited (Train 1, P42DC 5 leading) passes through the Bataan Memorial Trainway in El Paso, Texas on the afternoon of Wednesday, July 19, 2020. The Trainw... (more)
The westbound Sunset Limited pauses at El Paso.
For the second time this year Amtrak 130 and 156 are both assigned to the Heartland Flyer. Unlike last time, 130 is on the south end with 156 on the north end. Here the train is crossing the Trini... (more)
Eastbound Texas Eagle arriving Dallas Union Station 2 hours late.
Amtrak #156 takes the lead on the #22 Texas eagle.
The Sunset Limited has completed it's station stop and passes some Southern Pacific searchlights that have survived into full PTC implementation.
Searchlights in the heart of PTC... UP's Houston Sub, formerly the Terminal Sub, still has a grove of searchlights a few miles west of Englewood Yard.
The Heartland Flyer is next to the BNSF Officers special
Late Running Texas Eagle Crosses the Trinity River towards Union Station with Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge in the background.
Amtrak #184 leads the southbound Texas Eagle into Taylor, Texas.
The Sunset Limited glides over the rolling hills of the UP Sunset Route as it races east to Houston.