RailPictures.Net Photo: 3114, 3112, 3117, 3116 RhB - Rhätische Bahn ABe 4/16 at Felsberg, Switzerland by Georg Trüb
 
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» RhB - Rhätische Bahn (more..)
» ABe 4/16 (more..)
» between Felsberg and Chur (more..)
» Felsberg, Switzerland (more..)
» November 12, 2020
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» 3114, 3112, 3117, 3116 (more..)
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For the first time, 4 coupled "Capricorn" trains ABe 4/16 in multiple control on a test run between Chur and Felsberg, with # 3114, # 3112, # 3117 and # 3116. This more then 300 meter long train circulated several times between Chur and Reichenau-Tamins and vice versa this day, with up to 100 km/h (the maximum velocity of this trains is 120 km/h, but till now there are no such speeds possible on the RhB network). The "Capricorns" were designated as "RTZ" by the RhB, which means Regional Trainset, or also "Flügeltriebzug" = split trainsets. It is planned to take up to 4 coupled trains from Landquart to Klosters, split the train there and take 2 units to Davos and 2 units via Vereina to St.Moritz. In the background is Montalin mountain above Chur.
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