Union Pacific 9690
GE Dash 9-44CW (UP C44-9W) diesel-electric locomotive
Union Pacific 9690 GE Dash 9-44CW (UP C44-9W) diesel-electric locomotive provides trailing power to pull a double stack train into the West Chicago Yard.
UP 9690 was built in December 1993, GE Dash 9-44CW (UP designation C44-9W), builder number 47523. Originally assigned a UP 9570-9604 series number (never applied), changed to the UP 9665-9699 series after the Southern Pacific merger. Renumbered to UP 9690. [courtesy of Union Pacific Locomotive Directory, Don Strack, Withers Publishing, ISBN 1-881411-16-8, 1998]
UP 9690: freight locomotive, EMD C44-9W, 4,380 hp. [courtesy of Roster of UPRR Locomotive Ownership, January 1, 1999.]
Equipment characteristics of UP 9690: AAR car type D127 (locomotive), external dimensions (length 73' 2", width 10' 3", height 15' 3"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, December 1999]
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