In the spring of 2000, I was on a class trip in which we visited Union Station to eat dinner. I couldn't pass up the opportunity to take some snapshots of one of Amtrak's busiest terminals.
AEM-7ACs 942 and 928 seen deadheading to TTCI in Pueblo, CO on train 29, departing WAS.
Acela on the upper level and a P42 on the lower level shows the difference in elevation between the two tiers of Washington Union Terminal.
Former Metroliner turned "Michigan Coach," is now a Catenary Measurement Car.
Two Acela trains stand at the ready.
Crew members make final preparation on the Martina McBride charter train prior to its cross-country journey.
A P42 sits on Track 30, and this vantage point shows off the lower level from the upper level of the station quite well. The Acela Express train in the background is on track 20 on the upper leve... (more)
Acela zips out of the station, while locomotives on the lower level of the station stand ready.
8 trains in one drizzly scene.
Acela departs Washington Union Station.
Amtrak lite power heads to the yard past K Tower.
Three of a kind.
The Washington Terminal heritage unit pulls the American View Theater Car and Corridor Clipper Amfleet I geometry car out.