UP 6936 "Centennial" Special making its way east over the crest of the hill along Track #2 on the UP Jeff City Sub in Kirkwood on a beautiful mid April morning. When I heard on my scanner that the... (more)
Business car IDAHO brings up the rear as the Union Pacific special clears Illinois Route 10, East of Mason City, Illinois.
The Wednesday leg of UP's engineering special saw the train run later ov... (more)
Union Pacific special rolls along in the Mackinaw River bottoms, south of South Pekin, Illinois on its way to a crew change. The Wednesday leg of UP's engineering special saw the train run later o... (more)
As it continued on its special run, UP 6936 wasn't wasting any time moving through Hot Sulphur Springs.
UP #6936 leads its engineering special eastbound wrong main.He was running wrong main due to many eastbound freights being parked waiting to get into St. Louis
UP's Engineering Special starts the climb up Radnor Hill on the Peoria Sub.
UP #6936 wheels its passenger special up track #2 at WR Tower. Destination Proviso Illinois,this train just got a new crew in St. Louis.
The passenger special crosses U.S. Highway 36, in the wide expanse of eastern Colorado. This locomotive is the last of the "Centennial" units still operating.
A passenger special moves through an industrial area before heading east across the prairie. This locomotive is the last of it's kind still operating.
UP's lone operating Centennial diesel has no trouble pulling this passenger special upgrade along the Colorado River.
UP 6936 and its special train approach Abilene, the home town of IKE.
After a quick crew change in Salina, the massive DD40X breezes through the small town of Soloman.
The special has arrived at Salina yard, and a crew change in underway. It will depart in ten minutes to continue its journey east.
A group of Union Pacific employees gather on the platform of Salt Lake City's new passenger terminal while a UTA FrontRunner commuter rail test train departs for Ogden.