An extremely rare leader in a very familiar package leads an extra Fresno while a trio of rebuilt SD40Ns working the 7:30 trim job pull a cut from the bowl. The rare leader, UP 5695 is one of the ... (more)
The first time I saw one of UP's test GEVO's.
An Eastbound struggles upgrade through Pulga after losing it's rear DPU. They'd soon go into the siding at Pulga to meet two West, and to figure out the issue with the GEVO on the rear.
Two units hold back a Westbound domestic stacktrain as they negotiate the curves of the Feather River Canyon, just East of the famous Pulga bridges.
Four UP 6-axels have little trouble pulling their string of autoracks out of the Illinois river valley.
UP5695 is ex GECX-2006, the first GE Tier II demonstrator built in Jan 2003. It is followed by SD70M 4577 & 4190, C44ACCTE 5766 and C44-9W 9619
Undergoing evaluation on CSXT in the West Virginia coal fields, 5695 and 5696 take empties onto the Coal River sub. Canon Rebel Ti/Canon 28-90 zoom.
On the east leg of the Coal River wye heading onto the Coal River sub. This UP engine is testing on CSXT.