Today's 101 had the uncommon rock loads at the head end of the train. Pretty rare for rock to be on this train, seen in St. Augustine on a cool breezy day.
FEC 226 with an interesting lashup of power on the chilly (for Florida) breezy morning in St. Augustine.
FEC 101 rounds the curves in St. Augustine, with rock hoppers on the head end, something that is pretty uncommon on this train.
FEC 101 bound for Miami with triple big champs, rolls along the tidewater in St. Augustine. The Mission Cross a well known landmark stands in the distance on this 80 degree day.
FEC 101 swings through the tightest curve on the mainline in St. Augustine. As you can see, some EMD lives on rolling on the FEC.
FEC 224 rolls across the tidewater in St. Augustine. Can you spot the drone?
Reflections FEC 226 with a big champ and a little champ reflects in the tidewater in St. Augustine on a spectacular morning.
FEC 224 steps across the tidewater lead by two "Little Champs". As more GE's arrive catching EMD's on a through freight will become more challenging.
Train enthusiasts taking advantage of a busy train day on this gorgeous crisp December morning. Busy day for cameras and drones flashing away as 224 races off to Jacksonville.
Florida East Coast ES44C4 #808 and SD40-2 #720 shows off the "Champion" paint scheme as it glides across the San Sebastian River in St Augustine, Florida, with train 226.
Early morning run in Saint Augustine rushing to Jacksonville. 803 comes around the curve to cross the bridge over the San Sebastian River. This is FEC's newest GEVO Locomotive the 803 leading the... (more)
A new era on the Florida East Coast as the newly arrived ES44's take 226 north for the first time. The duo has been bouncing from train to train in the past week.
A beautiful morning in St. Augustine allows me to catch two schemes of the M-2's together on 226.
And it begins! The day that many FEC fans and crews had been waiting for. Even FEC crews were out taking pictures (green vests) as the new ES44C4's made their maiden run.
The first run of the FEC GEVO's on train 101.