After waiting for some freight traffic the clear, BNSF ES44C4 #6621 leads an eastbound intermodal up the small grade and past the Purina Plant in East Flagstaff during the last hour of daylight.
BNSF 6621 kicks up snow as it crosses the Pack River Fill along Lake Pend Oreille. Up front are empty Boeing loads returning to the midwest for new Boeing fuselages. An overnight snow storm has du... (more)
GEs dominate the Willmar servicing facility on this early fall morning. Even so, there's a little variety, with an NS visitor, an H1 unit, and an ES44C4 front and center.
A stack train heads west with tons of empty containers to be returned to China.
The BNSF sends a westbound up Ash Hill. While rounding the big curve between Siberia and Klondike the sun comes out and sends a rainbow towards Warren Buffet's new pot of gold.
Ten engines, five DIC lead this eastbound intermodal along the Needles Subdivision.
Ten engines, five DIC, lead this eastbound intermodal train through Cajon Pass. Shot with my 10mm lens.
After Q381 left Erie PA (having picked up four new deliveries for BNSF), the BNSF 979 had some type of fire on board and would not provide sufficient power. As a result, one of the brand new units... (more)
A new C4 and two new 7200-series ES44DCs highball a Z train westward. The Brookfield dolphins can breathe easier with the Evolution series' reduced emissions.
After Q381 left Erie PA (having picked up four new deliveries for BNSF), the BNSF 979 had some type of fire on board and would not provide sufficient power. As a result, one of the brand new unit... (more)