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    Operative question about Amtrak crew

    On runs less than 6 hours one engineer is up front and two conductors are back in the train. For runs over 6 hours you have two engineers and also two conductors. The conductors usually ride back in the passenger cars unless either one in needed to line track switches. In that case a conductor...
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    UP Del Rio Sub Mar. 03, 2013

    Excellent set of pictures Joey. I like your catches on the FXE power. SP8015
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    BNSF Hereford Sub November 2012

    Excellent set of pictures Joey SP8015
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    New railfan in Dallas, TX

    Hello welcome to the forum. Even though I'm not from the Dallas area I would suggest a trip over to Saginaw. Very good action ( BNSF, UP and Amtrak) and also a safe location. SP8015
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    UPRR 7655 Westbound near Marfa, TX

    AKA The Juice Train. SP8015
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    On Amtrak, I can't see southern Arizona in the daylight!

    The schedule for the Sunset Ltd. is changing in a few weeks with more favorable times into Tucson. SP8015
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    UP E9 Units make rare trip to Eagle Pass, Texas

    Nice set of pictures Joey. That SD70 was added so the train didn't need to be turned in Eagle Pass. I think the west leg of the wye at Spofford is not in the best of Condition so they didn't want chance a derailment. SP8015
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    January on the Del Rio Sub

    Excellent work as always Joey. Yes the traffic was good thru San Antonio all weekend even Sunday was busy. Your first picture that train may be the IAVLB. Kepp up the good work. SP8015
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    BNSF Trains on the Red Rock Sub 11/22/2011

    Excellent videos, been up in that area many times SP8015 is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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