A Union Pacific engineering special running from Salt Lake City to Denver heads east on former D&RGW rails near the ghost town of Thistle, Utah. The 6936, an EMD DDA40X is iconic to the UP, and lo... (more)
UP's DD40X and Rio Grande Heritage unit lead an engineering special northbound on the Omaha Sub past flooded farm fields from the over flowing Missouri River at Crescent Iowa.
UP 6904, RI 349,347,351,279 head east out of North Platte with 109 cars at 1:40PM. The Rock was on it's last legs at the time but still rated a run through job with UP out of Council Bluffs. The b... (more)
UP 6922 sits under a beautiful blue Summer sky in North Platte...
one of UP's hot van trains was changing crews in Yermo, CA
UP 6936 races across the flat desert at Ferrum with a inspection special.
After a day of heavy rain, the sun comes out to illuminate the largest operatable diesel in the country, on display for Railroad Daze.
Union Pacific's DD40X 6938 stands guard at the front of the Jenks Locomotive Facility in North Little Rock, Arkansas
6936 is about to spin on the turntable before heading to the shop for servicing between trips during Frontier Days. Thanks to UP for permitting visitors this day.
Posing while being serviced after arriving from Denver. A great many thanks always has to go out to UP for allowing us to visit.
A westbound Van east of Summit in Cajon Pass
UP 6936 and the other locomotives and cars on display for Franklin Park Railroad Daze are waiting for clearance back into Canadian Pacific's diesel facility.
It appears from the exhaust that CP... (more)
UP 6936, the one and only, operational DD40X, sits on display at Franklin Park Railroad Daze.
DD40X 6906 and 6927 with a westbound freight on the old 3 % track.