Two miles of train make up 101 today, heading past the thick green foliage that is sub tropical Florida. More and more UPS is showing up on 101 these days.
It's a warm breezy day as 101 hustles south with racks and intermodal.
Champs X 3 leads 101 on a crisp chilly day in northeast Florida. 101 was pretty much right on time which is normal for the clockwork running FEC.
11,000 ft rolls through the wildlands west of Palm Coast on a nice afternoon.
FEC 101 thunders through the rural areas in western Palm Coast, with 823 the highest numbered ES44 in the fleet leading.
Looking pretty sharp... FEC 101 with another big champ, little champ combo gives Santa some help rushing stuff to south Florida...some of it I am sure for the good boys and girls.
Last time on 101! FEC 100 one of the original "Classics" leads two SD40-2's on 101, likely the last trip on this train. The GE's now taking over most trips these days.
Dual classics on today's 101 thunder through the forests west of Palm Coast. Business has picked up as autoracks are now a common feature on this train.
FEC 101 hustles south on a warm tropical day in Northeast Florida...feeling like summer out here. It also may be summer when the GE's get here according to the latest.
FEC 101 roars through Palm Coast with the odd lashup of a 70 and two GP40-2's on this 80 degree day. GE power is ordered and will arrive by the end of the year if not earlier.
On a crisp cool day, FEC 101 thunders through Palm Coast. Student engineer at the throttle allows Dave to greet us today.
FEC 101 on a warm 80 degree afternoon. The EMD's look to hang around longer as the rumored GE demos are not coming. But the new GE's are due at years end.
This was the only RA schemed M-2 running on this day as the others were sidelined. However 104 and 106 will be back until the time comes for the big M's to go, looking more likely in April.
On a warm day with temperatures flirting with 80 degrees, FEC 101 hustles southward with two Champions leading.
A bit more time on the big M's on the FEC, as 8 GEVO demos are apparently not coming. But the 24 new GE's still are. But for now they earn their keep, more rock on 101 again.