Amtrak's Veteran's ACS-64 slowly snakes its way down the NEC Corridor crossing over the express track and onto track 4 just ahead of NJT's Jersey Avenue stop.
"Honoring our Veterans"
Amtrak's ACS-64 Veterans Unit is seen sitting outside the Steamtown Turntable on display to the public.
Amtrak 855, the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce special, nears GRACE interlocking and the west shore of the Susquehanna River.
What a different one digit can make... The most sought after locomotive on the NEC sits next to its next of kin in Ivy City.
Amtrak's Veterans unit leads morning Regional train number 99 through New London.
Rokerthon 2 hit Baltimore Penn Station with the arrival of Train 172. Weatherman Al Roker from the Today Show was met by local reporters, the Raven's cheerleaders, and Bill the Goat from the US N... (more)
Amtrak's Veterans unit leads a morning Northeast Regional train through Edison.
Amtrak Train 137 westbound through New London with the Veterans unit in charge.
"Silver Star" heading south
Elizabeth In my first trip across the USA, I saw the especial train of Amtrak. Brand new ACS64 electric locomotive built by Siemens in California and painted in the Veterans paint scheme by... (more)
Steamtown's Railfest 2015 is over, and Amtrak 642 is about to moved with the help of Lackawanna 426, a EMC Pre-SC switcher.
On display at Steamtown for railfest, the electric veterans engine. They had a cab tour in this engine.