The distribution of AC power is different on both sides of this neutral catenary section, because of AC phases. The circuit breaker of the locomotive must be open under this section. Maubeuge to P... (more)
The BB 25200 series have been withdrawn from service on Dec 10, 2011. The 25236 had been kept in its original livery until the end. Apart from a few details, it looks like it was when delivered in... (more)
At the evening of its life, one of the last BB Jacquemin, built in 1963
Passing Guerville, 16050 was to be definetly sided in November 2009 after 49 years in operation.
RE71844 16.58 Toulouse ~ Bordeaux
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92 “BB 9200” were built between 1957 and 1964. They have hauled the most prestigious passenger trains and they have inaugurated the 200km/h / 125mph commercial speed... (more)