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Amtrak Midwest Siemens SC-44 Charger #4609
Chicago, IL
October 17th, 2018
Lincoln Service #302
Amtrak Midwest
Siemens Mobility
June 2017
Digital Photo
Canon EOS 80D
Canon 24-105mm EF
f4.0L IS Zoom Lens
f6.3 @ 1/500th sec
ISO 200
Built by Siemens Mobility in June 2017 and numbered IDTX 4609. These locomotives are owned by a consortium of midwestern states and are used on state-sponsored corridor routes operating out of Chicago. They are carrying Illinois Department of Transporation reporting marks (IDTX) since the state of Illinois lead the consortium of states including Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, and Wisconsin that ordered these locomotives. Historical information about this locomotive provided by