Houston Airport Shuttle To Galveston Port

CP 8950 Leads the GSGVAV 29 with UP 1989 – Houston, TX
CP 8950 leads an eclectic consist, including UP 1989 (The D&RGW Heritage Unit), on the GSGVAV 29 as it heads northward on UP’s Galveston Subdivision on the southeast side of Houston. This is next to Ellington Field/Airport, about 15 miles southeast of Downtown Houston.

The GSGVAV is an empty grain train running from the Port of Galveston, TX up to Avon, IA, where the train will be reloaded with more grain for export.

GSGVAV 29 (Grain Shuttle- Galveston, TX to Avon, IA)
CP ES44AC #8950
BNSF SD70ACe #9295
UP SD70ACe #1989 (Rio Grande Heritage Unit)
FXE ES44AC #4667

0 Loads; 106 Empties; 3,309 Tons; 6,649 Feet

Video taken at the Challenger 7 Parkway (Dixie Farm Road/FM 1959) railroad crossing in Houston, TX on August 28th, 2015.

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