After their "careers" in the Rio Grande Zephyr ended, the Rio Grande F-Units could be found in freight service. A F9 A/B set is shunting at Leadville on the branch from Malta.
Going back to a time where NS Dash 8 locomotives still roamed and the Lafayette District was a hopping place....as now the NS is a shell of what it once was when it comes to motive power. Dash 8s,... (more)
Four Rio Grande EMD SD40T-2 Tunnel Motors bring the westbound Union Pacific LJP45 “dirt train” local into Mounds, Utah, on the sunny afternoon of January 30, 2003. The train is about to enter the ... (more)
VENICE Santa Lucia Station, completely deserted covid - 19 "Photos from the helicopter of the Venice Air Section of the Italian State Finance Police. From Monday 18 Italy returns to the end o... (more)
A EMD veteran brings loaded Savannah, GA bound coke train W221 through the first of many cuts on the Southside of Cumberland Mountain. The howl of the 40's dynamics could be heard for miles before... (more)
UP 1111, the "Powered By Our People" locomotive, leads a nine car officer special as it races across the grass land of Bushnell, NE; near the Nebraska- Wyoming state line. While traffic ... (more)
CSX Q520 rumbles off the Biloxi Back Bay Bridge as they land on the Ocean Springs side of things. Sunset has just transpired and the night is moving in. What a way to send daylight off with this ... (more)
The westbound MNYGJ rolls through the meadows out of tunnel 1 near Coal Creek Canyon and Plainview on the Moffat Tunnel Subdivision. Delightful storm light from severe warned storms populate the h... (more)
For my 10'000th contribution on Railpictures.net I choosed this moonlight picture:
The full moon above the 2622 metre high Muchetta mountain (Rhaeto-Romanic for fire extinguisher or candle... (more)
Wizz Air demo flight over the center of Budapest.
This morning's DREI 101 only made it to Tuscola and not beyond the diamond, as the UP had an issue with a train hung over the interlocking. This train had the diamond blocked for at least two hour... (more)
Certainly not breaking any speed records, CP SD70ACU 7020 leads 132 grain loads up hill west of Lake Louise on the north track of CP's Laggan Sub at around 7-8mph.
Wearing CP's military themed "Army Temperate Climates" green, CP SD70ACU 7020 leads loaded grain train 303-608 around a curve east of Canmore on CP's Laggan Sub.