UP 8653 (SD70ACe) takes on fuel while other engines wait either for light maintenance or orders.
By August of 2016, the searchlight signals located along the UP Moffat Tunnel Subdivision were in their final days. Replacement signals had been installed from Fraser all the way to Bond. In this ... (more)
On a stormy summer afternoon, the sound of a loaded coal train bounces off the walls of Little Gore Canyon. This heavy train is working its way up the Western Slope of the Rocky Mountains. Soon th... (more)
Looking fairly clean, UP 8653 leads a stack train east toward the Columbia River mainline. The train includes visiting CSX 253 and UP 6233, which was formally SP 189.
Today's visitors to the Norfolk Southern locomotive shop include SD70ACe UP 8653, and behind it a mystery object wrapped in a green tarp.