RailPictures.Net Photo: FCCA 1029 FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino) GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C) at Casapalca, Peru by Jean-Marc Frybourg
 
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FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino) (more..)
GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C) (more..)
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Casapalca, Peru (more..)
August 23, 2019
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FCCA 1029 (more..)
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Jean-Marc Frybourg (more..)
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Downhill train at 4625 m (15170 ft) between tunnels 52 and 53, km 167.2.

On the 4.5%+ grade, the max speed downhill with a loaded train is 15 kmh (9.3 mph), and an automatic security system triggers the brakes at 19 kmh (11.8 mph).
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