RailPictures.Net Photo: AMTK 2012 Amtrak Bombardier/Alstom Acela Express Trainset at West Windsor, New Jersey by Mitch Goldman
 
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Amtrak (more..)
Bombardier/Alstom Acela Express Trainset (more..)
Princeton Junction Station (more..)
West Windsor, New Jersey, USA (more..)
April 16, 2013
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AMTK 2012 (more..)
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Mitch Goldman (more..)
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Captured in the blink of an eye, Acela Express #2012 flies through Princeton Junction station at 9:49 PM towards New York City, the last scheduled Acela of the night.

Princeton Junction, seen translucently through the Acela, is significant as it is home to the current US high speed rail record of 170.8 mph set decades ago with the UA Turbo Train back in 1967. Amtrak has yet to officially acknowledge speeds reached during last Fall's high speed test runs in advance of new and higher speeds hoped for in 2017 along this stretch of track.

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  Make  Canon
  Model  Canon EOS 7D
  ExposureTime  8/1
  ISOSpeedRatings  160
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