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The vast but loosely defined area known as West Texas has only one city (El Paso) and that is at its extreme western end. Apart from that, the most recognizable landmarks of this region are the railroads that cross it and the giant wind turbines built to capture the strong winds which sweep it. Tampa Randy created this amazing drone video, capturing a stretch of the BNSF railway line and a backdrop of gigantic windmills. Texas has one of the world's largest fleets of wind turbines, most of which are concentrated in the western part of the state.
Description: Aerial of Western Texas shot by Tampa Aerial Media. Great aerial of a BNSF freight train whicch you often see in this region. The BNSF Railway is one of the largest freight railroad networks in North America, second to the Union Pacific Railroad. It has three transcontinental routes that provide rail links between the western and eastern United States. The BNSF and UP have a duopoly on all transcontinental freight rail lines in the Western U.S. and share trackage rights over thousands of miles of track.
The BNSF Railway is among
Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, the railroad is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. For info see http://www.bnsf.com/
For Stock Footage see http://tampaaerialmedia.com/. Tampa Aerial Media provides stock footage from Tampa Bay to the USA.