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Owner: Union Pacific Railroad Company
Model:EMD SD70MBuilt As:SP 9805 (SD70M)
Serial Number:936438-6Order No:936438
Frame Number:936438-6Built:6/1994
Notes:Ex-SP
Other locos with this serial:  UP 3979(SD70M) SP 9805(SD70M)
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8100 and Flag unit
Title:  8100 and Flag unit
Description:  CSX Q501-08
Photo Date:  5/8/2004  Upload Date: 5/9/2004 12:21:47 PM
Location:  Hamilton, OH
Author:  E Clark
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CSX 8100(SD40-2) UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  572   Comments: 0
UP Memphis Sub - KC Junction
Title:  UP Memphis Sub - KC Junction
Description:  UP's MNLMEC is led into UP Sargent Yard from KC Junction by UP 3979. 24SEP04
Photo Date:  9/24/2004  Upload Date: 12/9/2004 6:16:47 PM
Location:  Memphis, TN
Author:  M.J. Scanlon
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M) HLCX 8151(SD40-2) HLCX 6072(SD40M-3) EMDX 2825(SD40-2)
Views:  799   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/25/2005  Upload Date: 8/25/2006 11:11:48 PM
Location:  Colton, CA
Author:  Eric Rodriguez
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  155   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  Two former SP SD70M's (3979 was SP 9805, 3990 was SP 9815) head through town. Seeing a flag on a Non-flared radaitatored SD70M is kinda wierd...note that the Wings are lower than normal
Photo Date:  5/3/2006  Upload Date: 5/11/2006 11:05:18 AM
Location:  Mount Vernon, IL
Author:  Mike Roth Photo, Jim Tiroch Collection
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M) UP 3990(SD70M)
Views:  295   Comments: 0
UP 3979 on CSX Q606
Title:  UP 3979 on CSX Q606
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/7/2006  Upload Date: 4/20/2012 12:41:28 PM
Location:  Baldwin, FL
Author:  Cameron Manning
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M) UP 9227(C40-8)
Views:  160   Comments: 0
From the Front
Title:  From the Front
Description:  This is an impressive gaggle of units! there are 2 more units behind 3979.
Photo Date:  7/25/2006  Upload Date: 7/25/2006 8:53:39 PM
Location:  Missouri Valley, IA
Author:  Rick C
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 4071(SD70M) UP 5227(SD70M) UP 3061(SD40-2) UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  293   Comments: 1
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description: 
Photo Date:  10/8/2006  Upload Date: 10/9/2006 12:37:12 AM
Location:  Roseway, N. Davis, El Paso, TX
Author:  Ernie Leggett
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  142   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  UP 3979 is on a westbound UP stacktrain having crossed the Snake River into Oregon from Idaho and is approaching Huntington.
Photo Date:  1/8/2007  Upload Date: 1/9/2007 1:50:55 PM
Location:  Huntington, OR
Author:  Floyd Gordon
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  219   Comments: 0
UP 3979 Crosses N. 7th Ave.
Title:  UP 3979 Crosses N. 7th Ave.
Description:  Window shot of UP3979 eastbound on UP Huntington Sub. This unit was observed on a westbound UP stacktrain at Huntington, Oregon 1/8/2007.
Photo Date:  1/11/2007  Upload Date: 1/11/2007 10:25:13 PM
Location:  Payette, ID
Author:  Floyd Gordon
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  171   Comments: 0
UP 3979 #2 power in a WB autorack at 12:18pm
Title:  UP 3979 #2 power in a WB autorack at 12:18pm
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/20/2007  Upload Date: 5/20/2007 10:59:14 PM
Location:  W Leg of Wye, El Paso, TX
Author:  Ernie Leggett
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  140   Comments: 0
UP 3979 North
Title:  UP 3979 North
Description:  MMIRV-11
Photo Date:  7/11/2007  Upload Date: 7/28/2007 12:34:29 AM
Location:  Oakland, CA
Author:  Steve Welch
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  238   Comments: 0
CSX 8763
Title:  CSX 8763
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/7/2007  Upload Date: 11/7/2007 7:29:16 PM
Location:  Cora, IL
Author:  Chris Bodkin
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CSX 8763(SD60M) UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  241   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/7/2007  Upload Date: 11/7/2007 7:31:33 PM
Location:  Cora, IL
Author:  Chris Bodkin
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M) CSX 8763(SD60M)
Views:  190   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  UP 3979
Photo Date:  11/10/2007  Upload Date: 11/10/2007 4:42:02 PM
Location:  Alorton, IL
Author:  Keith B
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  209   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  UP 3979
Photo Date:  11/10/2007  Upload Date: 11/10/2007 4:42:13 PM
Location:  Alorton, IL
Author:  Keith B
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  131   Comments: 0
Ex-SP Unit
Title:  Ex-SP Unit
Description:  Ex-SP 9805 SD70M on the MSAFW-24.
Photo Date:  3/24/2008  Upload Date: 3/26/2008 11:07:52 PM
Location:  Round Rock, TX
Author:  Doug Wooten
Categories:  Roster,RollingStock,Action
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  212   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/8/2008  Upload Date: 6/8/2008 1:38:20 PM
Location:  Hammond, IN
Author:  Sam Beck
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  149   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/8/2008  Upload Date: 6/8/2008 1:35:33 PM
Location:  Hammond, IN
Author:  Sam Beck
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  147   Comments: 0
UP 4 Pack
Title:  UP 4 Pack
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/8/2008  Upload Date: 6/8/2008 1:44:06 PM
Location:  Hammond, IN
Author:  Sam Beck
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3994(SD70M) UP 2682(SD40M-2) UP 3979(SD70M) UP 9368(C40-8W)
Views:  330   Comments: 0
UP 3979 ex-SP
Title:  UP 3979 ex-SP
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/9/2008  Upload Date: 8/10/2008 5:56:54 PM
Location:  South Bend, IN
Author:  Chad Malinovsky
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  127   Comments: 0
UP 4026
Title:  UP 4026
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/5/2008  Upload Date: 11/5/2008 7:34:39 PM
Location:  Murphysboro, IL
Author:  Chris Bodkin
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 4026(SD70M) UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  185   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  UP 3979
Photo Date:  2/1/2009  Upload Date: 2/1/2009 1:02:52 PM
Location:  Alorton, IL
Author:  Keith B
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  150   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  UP 3979
Photo Date:  2/1/2009  Upload Date: 2/1/2009 1:03:11 PM
Location:  Alorton, IL
Author:  Keith B
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  133   Comments: 0
UP 3979 #3 power in a WB doublestack at 8:53am
Title:  UP 3979 #3 power in a WB doublestack at 8:53am
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/9/2009  Upload Date: 7/9/2009 12:57:02 PM
Location:  Paisano/Executive Ctr, El Paso, TX
Author:  Ernie Leggett
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  157   Comments: 0
Older SD70M repainted into the flag scheme
Title:  Older SD70M repainted into the flag scheme
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/26/2009  Upload Date: 7/26/2009 5:43:13 PM
Location:  Bolton, GA
Author:  Nikos Kavoori
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  134   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/28/2009  Upload Date: 7/30/2009 7:42:51 PM
Location:  Centralia, IL
Author:  Jim Kirsch
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  156   Comments: 1
UP #3979
Title:  UP #3979
Description: 
Photo Date:  10/8/2010  Upload Date: 10/5/2011 12:35:16 PM
Location:  Findlay, IL
Author:  Brandon Warnick
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  147   Comments: 0
MEWSRX-25
Title:  MEWSRX-25
Description:  UP's MEWSRX-25(Manifest Englewood Yd.-Strang Yd. Extra) sits in track #3 at Strang Yd. with a ex-SP 9805 on the point.
Photo Date:  2/26/2011  Upload Date: 3/30/2011 8:26:43 PM
Location:  La Porte, TX
Author:  Doug Wooten
Categories:  Roster,RollingStock
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  170   Comments: 0
CSX 7901
Title:  CSX 7901
Description:  MNLAS 22
Photo Date:  9/22/2012  Upload Date: 9/22/2012 8:32:40 PM
Location:  Halsey, IL
Author:  Christopher Bodkin
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CSX 7901(C40-8W) UP 3979(SD70M) UP 614(GP38-2)
Views:  204   Comments: 1
UP AC45CCTE 7847
Title:  UP AC45CCTE 7847
Description:  A UP westbound rolls into Rock Springs, WY at 8:28 AM. UP units 7847 and 3979.
Photo Date:  9/29/2012  Upload Date: 2/23/2013 2:19:06 PM
Location:  Rock Springs, WY
Author:  Dave Hamilton
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  UP 7847(AC45CCTE) UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  129   Comments: 0
CSX R208
Title:  CSX R208
Description:  UP powered
Photo Date:  3/17/2013  Upload Date: 3/17/2013 2:12:45 PM
Location:  Lilly, GA
Author:  Darryl Hill
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 8493(SD70ACe) UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  127   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  UP 3979 ex-SP 9805 sits at UP's Englewood Yard.
Photo Date:  3/23/2013  Upload Date: 5/23/2013 11:33:55 AM
Location:  Houston, TX
Author:  Doug Wooten
Categories:  Roster,RollingStock
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  125   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  UP 3979
Photo Date:  4/1/2013  Upload Date: 4/8/2013 9:20:48 PM
Location:  Fort Worth, TX
Author:  Corey Taylor
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  90   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/10/2013  Upload Date: 8/26/2013 7:40:07 PM
Location:  Proviso, IL
Author:  Neil Stutzman
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M) UPY 1432(MP15AC)
Views:  133   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/4/2014  Upload Date: 3/7/2014 1:02:21 PM
Location:  Industry, CA
Author:  Ashley Rodriguez
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  76   Comments: 0
Union Pacific Manifest at Caliente
Title:  Union Pacific Manifest at Caliente
Description:  A Union Pacific manifest climbs Tehachapi Pass at Caliente. Leading is ES44AC #7938, SD70Ms #4037 and #3979, and ES44AC #7847.
Photo Date:  3/28/2014  Upload Date: 8/22/2014 7:25:35 PM
Location:  Caliente, CA
Author:  Jamie West
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 7938(AC45CCTE) UP 4037(SD70M) UP 3979(SD70M) UP 7847(AC45CCTE)
Views:  82   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  Union Pacific (ex-SP) SD70M #3979 trails on a manifest as it climbs Tehachapi Pass at Caliente.
Photo Date:  3/28/2014  Upload Date: 8/22/2014 7:31:23 PM
Location:  Caliente, CA
Author:  Jamie West
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  82   Comments: 0
Union Pacific Manifest at Caliente
Title:  Union Pacific Manifest at Caliente
Description:  A Union Pacific manifest climbs Tehachapi Pass at Caliente. Leading is ES44AC #7938, SD70Ms #4037 and #3979, and ES44AC #7847.
Photo Date:  3/28/2014  Upload Date: 8/22/2014 7:33:40 PM
Location:  Caliente, CA
Author:  Jamie West
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 7938(AC45CCTE) UP 4037(SD70M) UP 3979(SD70M) UP 7847(AC45CCTE)
Views:  93   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  Union Pacific (ex-SP) SD70M #3979 trails on a manifest as it rolls through Tehachapi.
Photo Date:  3/28/2014  Upload Date: 8/26/2014 11:56:51 PM
Location:  Tehachapi, CA
Author:  Jamie West
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  64   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  Roster shot.
Photo Date:  2/9/2015  Upload Date: 2/10/2015 9:03:28 PM
Location:  Granite City, IL
Author:  Matthew Schimmel
Categories:  Roster,Action
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  71   Comments: 0
UP 7900
Title:  UP 7900
Description: 
Photo Date:  2/28/2015  Upload Date: 3/3/2015 8:01:19 PM
Location:  Chattanooga, TN
Author:  Miguel Gruber
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 7900(AC45CCTE) UP 5855(AC44CWCTE) UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  95   Comments: 0
UP 7900
Title:  UP 7900
Description:  UP on the NS
Photo Date:  2/28/2015  Upload Date: 3/3/2015 2:13:08 PM
Location:  Chattanooga, TN
Author:  Brian Guckiean
Categories:  Roster,Signal
Locomotives:  UP 7900(AC45CCTE) UP 5855(AC44CWCTE) UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  175   Comments: 1
UP 3940 - UP 3979 - CSX 7301 - UP 4349
Title:  UP 3940 - UP 3979 - CSX 7301 - UP 4349
Description:  UP 3940 - UP 3979 - CSX 7301 - UP 4349 heading south-southwest through pre-sunrise Las Vegas with a long string of containers disappearing behind.
Photo Date:  4/25/2015  Upload Date: 5/11/2015 1:58:01 PM
Location:  Las Vegas, NV
Author:  B Campbell
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3940(SD70M) UP 3979(SD70M) CSX 7301(C40-8W) UP 4349(SD70M)
Views:  185   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  UP 3979 in second place running forward into the morning darkness headed along the rest of the strips backdoor before leaving Las Vegas.
Photo Date:  4/25/2015  Upload Date: 5/11/2015 1:58:19 PM
Location:  Las Vegas, NV
Author:  B Campbell
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  88   Comments: 0
APL Intermodal
Title:  APL Intermodal
Description:  An intermodal train is seen heading eastbound through Troutdale, Oregon, on this hot summer day.
Photo Date:  8/27/2016  Upload Date: 5/21/2017 1:36:27 AM
Location:  Troutdale, OR
Author:  PNW Trains
Categories:  Scenic,Signal,Track,Action
Locomotives:  UP 8496(SD70ACe) UP 3979(SD70M) UP 4794(SD70M) UP 5017(SD70M)
Views:  72   Comments: 2
NS 28V
Title:  NS 28V
Description:  Eastbound empty autorack train.
Photo Date:  11/26/2016  Upload Date: 11/28/2016 1:26:12 PM
Location:  Germantown, TN
Author:  Daniel Hanna
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 5569(AC44CWCTE) UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  88   Comments: 3
Ex-Southern Pacific SD70M trailing on a 'rack train
Title:  Ex-Southern Pacific SD70M trailing on a 'rack train
Description:  More bad lighting.... :P This locomotive was built April 1994 as SP 9805, one of 25 SD70M's built for SP.
Photo Date:  11/26/2016  Upload Date: 11/28/2016 1:28:23 PM
Location:  Germantown, TN
Author:  Daniel Hanna
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  64   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description:  Building America
Photo Date:  7/15/2017  Upload Date: 7/25/2017 10:33:55 PM
Location:  Butler, WI
Author:  Bob Keenan
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  24   Comments: 0
UP 3979
Title:  UP 3979
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/24/2019  Upload Date: 3/24/2019 7:32:32 PM
Location:  Cambridge, IA
Author:  Matt Petersen
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 3979(SD70M)
Views:  8   Comments: 0


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