The CB&Q 9911-A and the Nebraska Zephyr sit posed for a night photo shoot during the 2011 "Train Festival" event.
During Diesel Day's the coach train was powered by the CB&Q 9911-A (EMC E5A), SLRG 102 (EMD E9B), and BN-3 (EMD E9AM) for a trip. Here the train has reversed from station to the main to complete... (more)
The Silver Pilot and the Nebraska Zephyr were out for some maintenance in preparation for IRM's Diesel Days.
The "Silver Pilot" and the "Nebraska Zephyr" complete a switching move during a thunder storm.
Night operations are underway for "showcase weekend" at IRM. Here the 9911-A and the Nebraska Zephyr are poised on station track two as a set of North Shore cars pass on the mainline.
During this year's Showcase weekend, the CB&Q 993 was added to the Nebraska Zephyr's consist. The 993 is a baggage car built in 1951 by the CB&Q Havelock shops. Here the CB&Q 9911-A (EMC E5A) lead... (more)
CB&Q 9911-A sits on display inside Barn 9 during the IRM holiday event.
The Nebraska Zephyr holds on station track 2 during night operations at IRM.
CB&Q 9911-A leads the Nebraska Zephyr past Spaulding Tower and into station track 1.
Stainless steel on a classic streamliner, taken at the Streamliners at Spencer event.
The Zephyr's second weekend excursion is underway out of CUS. It will take a lightning rod trip down the BNSF mainline.
The one and only CB&Q 9911-A leads the Nebraska Zephyr east at IRM.
NCTM's "Streamliners" event would not be complete without the Illinois Railway Museum's CB&Q E-5 "Silver Pilot" No. 9911-A! The locomotive, sans her "Nebraska Zeph... (more)
CB&Q 9911-A departs off station track 1 at the IRM with the Nebraska Zephyr.
Led by Burlington E5 9911-A, the "Silver Pilot," the beautifully restored Nebraska Zephyr arrives at the platform during IRM's Museum Showcase Weekend.