September 2, 1996
A closer look at the motive power for the American Orient Express is seen here on the Union Pacific at Garnet, Nevada. Connoisseurs of cab ride videos will recall that for straight-ahead filming the advent of the Genesis model (here leading the consist) was a disaster, due to the placement and narrowness of the front windshields, especially compared to the F40PHs in common use prior to that time. This photographer has never seen a watchable cab ride video taken from a Genesis locomotive…
This page posted 8/1/2018. Text and photo ©2018 Lamont Downs.