Under moody January skies, UP 6809 and 2 other GE motors power the AMIEPR-26 at the horseshoe near Keene,CA.
UP 6809 is the DPU on UP Coal Train 3CAENA 21 as the train heads north to Dupo Illinois for a crew change and then will head west once it gets to Saint Louis to head back to the mines
Thick dark storm clouds are gathering the east but UP 6809 won't have to worry as it will be heading west into the Moffat Tunnel and sunny skies. The only problem for UP 6809 is the dispatcher won... (more)
Heading south on the Seattle Sub at MP 38.7 the 6809 is working with a patched SP (6365), another UP (7665) and a CSX unit.
UP 6809 leads a loaded coal train eastbound through Dotsero.