UP 5435 East roars upgrade through Sibyl with grain empties in tow
CP 8793 roars out of Tucson to start their journey east
CSXT 40 West leads a Tucson bound manifest through the east side of Tucson past Kolb. It is extremely rare to see a CSX YN2 on point out here.
UP 2617 leads an empty unit train though Garnet, NV as they start the climb to Apex Summit
UP 1982 slowly makes its way upgrade through the horseshoe toward Mescal
With 13573 tons of grain, KCSM 4871 slowly pulls the grade through the Chamiso OS as they continue on west toward Tucson. These signals will soon be replaced.
After a Huge Derailment at Hibbard, AZ on the BNSF Gallup sub, trains where coming to a stop all along the transcon. Seen here is BNSF 7727 East as it creeps toward another train to pick up its cr... (more)
With more than 15,000 tons of grain for Calipatria, UP 5542 West slowly grinds up the 2% grade as they pull through Chamiso and out of the San Pedro River Valley.
KCS 4866 slowly pulls the steep 1.78% grade through Sibyl as they climb the Dragoon Mountain range. Note the classic SP signals about to fall at the Sibyl OS.
UP 6217 leads a SB Tucson to Nogales manifest train through Sahuarita. It was nice to see some FXE mixed in on the consist.
UP 1982 slowly guides the Phoenix to Tucson manifest train through Coolidge
UP 8227 starts the unloading process at Arizona Grain
UP 5411 East slowly snakes its way through the horseshoe curve in Vail AZ
UP 6306 East with a candy cane ballast train climbs up through CP Sibyl
UP 6306 East charges upgrade through Sibyl with a Herzog ballast train in tow