IAIS ES44AC #500

IAIS 500 at Rock Island, IL on 4-Jan-2011.
By: Erik Rasmussen
Built:Jul 2008 (GE)
Builder #:59419
IAIS Acqd:20 Nov 2008
IAIS Paint:20 Nov 2008 (Phase V)
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IAIS 50020 Nov 2008Present


  • Like all of IAIS's ES44ACs, 500 was built to CSX's ES44AH "heavy" specification at 432,000 lbs, and includes the high traction software modifications.
  • 500 left the GE plant at Erie, PA, around Friday, 26 Sep 2008. It arrived at Mid-America Car in Kansas City around 11 Oct 2008, and left in full paint on 16 Nov 2008. It arrived on IAIS via the IC&E at Davenport and was placed in service on 20 Nov 2008.
Standard Roster Shots
IAIS 500 Front View, Iowa City. 02/08/2009
Engineer's Side, Front 3/4
IAIS 500 at Rock Island, IL on 4-Jan-2011.
500 at Walcott, IA, on 21 Jul 2011
Engineer's Side, Rear 3/4
Rock Island, IL.  October 25, 2011.
Conductor's Side
500, Conductors side view, CIC 900 yard, 12-19-10
Conductor's Side, Front 3/4
500. Conductors front 3/4 view, CIC 900 Yard. 
Moline, IL.  November 5, 2009.
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