Father meets son as the eastbound and westbound Empire Builders meet at Milwaukee... Engineer of train 8, Craig Willett, waves with a big smile to his son, engineer on train 7. Adding this today... (more)
406 and 822 stand in the Milwaukee depot as a manifest freight rolls through town.
The sun reflects off of a string of Budd Co. stainless steel cars in the consist of the Amtrak 40th Anniversary Exhibit Train in Milwaukee after a weekend of sunny weather and lots of Amtrak!
While the 822 was the star of the show more times than not, there were a few times the 406 was head out during the Exhibit Train's travels.
There's no mistaking what type of locomotive this nose belongs to. The last few rays of sunshine beam on the iconic F40 nose of NPCU 406 while the train is in town for the 40th Anniversary event.... (more)