A CC 6500 flies into the night on the Paris - Toulouse line
Nearing the end of its life on France, the BB 25176 sports its 3rd livery. After being withdrawn from the SNCF rolling stock in September 2009, it was sold to Romania (GFR) where it kept the same ... (more)
Early morning, frigid temperature, near Albertville in the French Alps.
Under the covered Chambéry roundhouse: from the left, BB 36347, CC 6575, BB 22310, BB 22393, BB 7303, BB 25189
Two 3500 hp CC 14000 at the end of their life. The 14018 is now preserved in its original blue livery at the "Cité du Train", the main French railroad museum. Interestingly, the 14018 ha... (more)
Four CC 14000 withdrawn from service await the scrapper's torch in Mohon in a foggy weather well adapted to the situation.
Transition times: in 1999 there were still some first generation TGVs in orange livery while some were already in the grey and blue livery, and bi-level "Duplex" TGVs were delivered. The... (more)