RailPictures.Net Photo: Kazakhstan Railways VL80 at Chemolgan, Kazakhstan by David Gubler
 
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» Kazakhstan Railways (more..)
» VL80 (more..)
» Shu - Almaty line (more..)
» Chemolgan, Kazakhstan (more..)
» July 31, 2012
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» David Gubler (more..)
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The engineer obviously likes his picture being taken - Railfans are, after all, not exactly a common sight in Kazakhstan.

Also note that the train is a Spanish Talgo trainset, not what you would expect to see in a former Sowjet republic! Moreover, the 160 km/h trainset is hauled by a 110 km/h locomotive, but that's not really surprising since the track probably does not allow much more than 100 km/h anyway most of the way.
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