BNSF 6163, one of BNSF's 25th anniversary locomotives, leads a Chicago, IL to Stockton, CA intermodal train through Valentine, Ariz. as it races up to track speed of 70 MPH.
25th Anniversary unit #6163 leads westbound empties.
After a crew change at Ravenna, 25th Anniversary unit BNSF 6163 continues west with an empty coal train.
A fast moving ZSTOWSP departs Winslow after a quick crew change with one of BNSF's new 25th Anniversary units leading.
BNSF 6163, a 25th Anniversary unit, leads westbound empties just east of Ravenna NE where it will stop for a crew change.
One of BNSF's 25th Anniversary units leads a westbound empty coal train.
At the tail end of a westbound coal drag, BNSF 6163 fills up at the fueling rack in Missoula. It looks like she's seen a little body shop work since we last saw her at RP.net.
BNSF 6163 is westbound on the BNSF Canyon Sub. Body shop work is needed on this unit. Local time is 525 PM.
BNSF 6163, with BNSF 5699, 135 cars, and DPU BNSF 8825, is just the third empty coal train to pass at this location in two hours, pulling hard up the 0.6% grade towards Alliance and another load o... (more)
With a half hour of nice light on an otherwise completely overcast day I consider myself lucky to catch these westbound empties headed toward Cicero, IL.
The 9941 is tied down on the north main while the 6163 is WB on the south main.