Union Pacific 1982

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Union Pacific 1982
UP 1982 EMD SD70ACe.jpg
Type and origin
Power type Diesel-electric
Builder EMD
Serial number 20046610-071
Model SD70ACe
Build date June 2005
 • AAR C-C
Gauge 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge
Operators Union Pacific
Numbers 1982
Delivered May 29, 2005
Disposition revenue service

Union Pacific 1982 is an EMD SD70ACe locomotive owned by the Union Pacific Railroad. It is one of six SD70ACe locomotives referred to as the UP's Heritage units, units painted to pay tribute to predecessor railroads acquired by Union Pacific. UP 1982 is painted in Missouri Pacific colors. The locomotive was unveiled together with number 1983 (painted in honor of Western Pacific Railroad) in a private ceremony on July 30, 2005, in Omaha, Nebraska, after which it entered regular revenue service.


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