Amtrak's daily Pennsylvanian makes its eastbound stop in Altoona behind one of Amtrak's unique GE P32BWH locomotives. Last month the unit was overhauled and repainted into Amtrak's Phase V paint s... (more)
Passengers look in awe as NKP 765 pulls into Altoona Station for the 10:30AM Excursion on Sunday.
Canon EOS 60D
NS 9722, NS 098, pulls six export locomotives through Altoona and down to CP Works for a Recrew. These are GE CM20-EMP for Indonesia.
Amtrak 42 "The Pennsylvanian" at Altoona Station with the 822 Phase III Heritage Locomotive.
2570 & 2585 drift NS-506 past Altoona station toward CP works
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)
Helper set 3422, 3439 waiting for a signal near the Altoona Station which is located underneath and behind the pedestrian overpass that I was standing on. Note the corner of the station platform ... (more)
Eastbound through downtown Altoona.
Light Engine movement in Altoona
Light Helper movement in Altoona
11J heads west into some very strong late afternoon sunlight at the Station.
NS 9637 begins the assault on the mountain as it prepares to pass the station in downtown Altoona.
38L signal at ALTO displaying Medium Clear for Train 45's movement from track 2 to 3. 2L signal on the bridge is also CLEAR as is the 8L at SLOPE.