KCS Christmas Train getting ready to depart for Sulphur Springs TX.
Santa Claus is coming to town
KCS's Business train heads Eastbound from Kansas City to St. Louis.
The "Starling Express", hammers south as KCS Train B-KCSH-14 passing MP 69 on the KCS Pittsburg Sub. as engineer Jonie Engle and Conductor Dan Nichols keep an eye on the track ahead. Th... (more)
The "Starling Express", passes CP South IFG on the KCS Pittsburg Sub. behind the A-B-A Southern Belle F-Units. The 12 car passenger train with 350 passengers onboard is running for Davi... (more)
The "Starling Express", is running south as KCS Train B-KCSH-14 over 63rd Street Trafficway on the KCS Pittsburg Sub. with the F-Units in charge. The 12 car passenger train with 350 pas... (more)
After leading KCS Train B-PAKC-19 into town today, the A-B-A F-Units slumber the night away in the Business Car Track at KCS Knoche Yard. They'll head back south on Saturday as the B-KCSH-21.
After driving 100 miles south and missing this stealthy move on its way north, we see KCS Train B-PAKC-19 wying its train at Southwest Jct. after a quick trip up from McElhany, MO this morning. I... (more)
Kansas City Union Station is host to the 2015 KCS Holiday Express, and by default the KCS Southern Belle Business Train in KCT Track 281. Also being heralded by the station at the moment is Amtra... (more)
Kansas City Union Station is host to the 2015 KCS Holiday Express, and by default the KCS Southern Belle Business Train in KCT Track 281.
It's not every day you see a railroad's "one sp... (more)
The power for the anual KCS Santa train waits for the evenings show to end before heading west for the next nights display.
While the Holiday Express tours were in full swing, KCS's A-B-A set of executive units idled under the 18th Avenue bridge alongside the two passenger cars and caboose owned by the city.
KCS 1 poses with a more modern GE counterpart. Its amazing to see the change in style of locomotive design over 50+ years. Maybe we have gone backwards in style....
Kansas City Southern's "Southern Belle" executive trainset lays over in Newton, Mississippi before the Holiday Express display later on in the evening. The 15th year of this system-wide ... (more)