After dropping loads for NASA at the Jay Jay interchange, this extra stopped in NSB to pick up a couple more motors and a bunch of cars for Jax. Very, very rarely does UP power wander this far so... (more)
Local 905 rumbles south after waiting for MOW to clear
FEC 905 with the current oldest motor on the railway leads 905 out of Dorena after being overtaken by 101.
Train NASA12 hauls a total of 12 rocket booster segments to Jay Jay for interchange to the NASA railroad. There are ten smaller boosters for the NASA Artemis project, while the 2 larger reefer bo... (more)
A different view of NASA 12 departing Bowden Yard with the first rocket booster train since May 27th 2010. This was also the first time in my memory of seeing UP run through power on the FEC,
The road to space is a railroad, the first rocket booster train in about 10 years heads for the Cape. These are for Artemis flight test mission around the Moon.
The oldest motor in the fleet rides solo toward New Smyrna Beach.
After Irma The FEC gets into the swing of things on the 2nd day of operations with a fleet of southbound extras include the 900.
905 roars south enroute to Saint Augustine to work the old Palatka Branch.
905 does work around the industrial park.
The northbound Pineda Turn rolls across the Eau Gallie River trestle with loaded rock hoppers for CEMEX in Melbourne. The train will eventually return south to Fort Pierce after swapping loads fo... (more)
FEC 411 leads 905 through South End Magnolia has it heads back Bowden yard.