Union Pacific 1983

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Union Pacific 1983
UP 1983 - Western Pacific Heritage Unit (4492771467).jpg
Type and origin
Power type Diesel-electric
Builder EMD
Serial number 20046610-075
Model SD70ACe
Build date May 2005
 • AAR C-C
Gauge 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge
Operators Union Pacific
Numbers 1983
Delivered 6 June 2005
Disposition revenue service

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


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