BNSF 573 (B40-8W) engages the turbo afterburner to muscle a heavy load out of the bowl in the Denver Yard. Is it me......or does that turbo fire look....'happy'?
I think the technical term for this is 'No Bueno'. The turbo on BNSF 573 (B40-8W) is blowing flame as it pulls a heavy load out of the Denver Yard.
After working the yard in Avon, a pair of LA&L Alcos put out some smoke as they head south.Locomotives: LA&L 428 C424LA&L 420 C420
72A pours out some smoke accelerating upgrade out of Jasper, headed from Yuma to Big Stone Gap.
You can still find former Burlington Northern SD40-2's working the Denver Yard sorting freight cars.
A trio of classic EMD's belch smoke as they crawl up the grade on Batavia Hill with 958 axles of freight in tow. Locomotives:CSXT 8196 SD40-2CSXT 8013 SD40-2CSXT 8521 SD50-2
Moving at a snail's pace with 958 axles of mixed freight behind them, three classic EMD's smoke their way up Batavia Hill. Locomotives:CSXT 8196 SD40-2CSXT 8013 SD40-2CSXT 8521... (more)
With only about 10 minutes of evening sun left, BNSF 6072 (ES44AC) pulls a heavy freight of scrap metal gondolas from the Denver Yard. As the trio of engines strain to get the string moving, the ... (more)
At 958 axles, three older EMDs use everything they have to pull monster mixed freight Q263 through Bergen, NY. Locomotives:CSXT 8196 SD40-2CSXT 8013 SD40-2CSXT 8521 SD50-2
With a satisfying burp of Alco smoke, a trio of Delaware & Hudson Century 628s get underway out of Mechanicville, NY, with a Binghamton-bound freight.
With 3 standard cab EMD's smokin' Q263 comes around the bend in Macedon, NY. Locomotives:CSXT 8196 SD40-2CSXT 8013 SD40-2CSXT 8521 SD50-2
UPY 577 (GP5-1) pulls hard on a string of freight in the 36th Street Yard
A trio of SD40-2s, now out of service/scrapped/sold, exit with the transfer from Detroit through the international tunnel in a cloud of black smoke
The last rays of sunlight are fading as Foley quickly falls into shadows. These rays highlight the brake shoe smoke and exhaust as an eastbound mixed freight descends the east side of Sand Patch. ... (more)
Blowing Smoke: M&E 19 belches out smoke as it crosses the Rockaway River during a photo run and excursion for members of the Tri-State Railway Historical Society.