The 945 still had over a decade of service left before retirement, and is now preserved at IRM. The 610 was still on the active roster at the time, but already made its last revenue run months pri... (more)
SEPTA's AEM-7 No. 2301 makes a late evening appearance in Bridesburg located in the northeast part of Philadelphia with a push-pull set bound for Trenton, NJ.
An Amtrak AEM-7 leads an eastbound "Keystone" through Paradise and past Leaman Place Junction. The track to the far left is Strasburg Railroad's connection to the mainline - note the freight cars... (more)
Amtrak AEM-7 945 sits on display at Yard 5 at IRM. Although AEM-7s are not exactly units you could find in Illinois, it's nice to see one saved.
As the sun drops low in West Haven, CT, an Amtrak AEM-7 on the point of a Boston-Washington train speeds beneath a bank of the unique stubby semaphores installed here by the New Haven Railroad in ... (more)
AEM-7 2303 pulls into 30th Street in the middle of the Evening Rush. In just under 6 months from this photo, SEPTA would officially say farewell to the beloved AEM-7's.
11 years ago this scene was normal, now both locomotives are no longer hauling trains.
An old timer once told me you can always tell the best running AEM-7s because they look the worst. What he meant was that since they were always on the road, they didn't get as much time for cosme... (more)
New and old meet.
946 arrives Metropark with a Northeast Regional. The 946 go on to become the trailing unit on the very last run of an AEM-7.
907 on inbound Northeast Regional 85 to Richmond.
939 leads a Northeast Regional into WIL as Rail Campers wait to board.
This was a very common sight four years ago, but now the scene has Sprinters instead of Toasters.
The 915 heads out of Penn Station into the light before ducking under the streets of New York to head into the tunnel under the Hudson River, while construction to cover the tracks with sky scrape... (more)