Welcome to the new age! The butt end of BNSF 1550, a 1954 built former GN SD9 sits on the turntable track with a former ATSF GP39-2.
An ex-GN SD9, built in 1954 has gotten repainted into modern BNSF colors.
It's alive! Not only does Balmer Yard have a deadline with SD9s, it has two that work the yard. These SD9-3s have been retrofitted with more standardized cabs and remote control equipment. I got t... (more)
This unit was born in February 1954. Yes, that's 53 and a half years old as of today. Born a SD9, it is now labelled a SD9-3. Interestingly, the SD9s are now out of service on the Montana Rail Lin... (more)
An SD9 pulled from yard service heads west with 11 various NREX EMD's.
BNSF 6135 Sitting on the Hump Track