Austrian Railways Photos
|ÖBB Class 1142 were modified from class 1042 from 1995 onwards by the
fitting of push-pull equipment, and raising the top speed. These are Bo-Bo locomotives rated at
4000 kW, 5360 hp and have a top speed of 150 km/h, 93 mph. They weigh 82.5 metric
tonnes. This loco was built by Simmering-Graz-Pauker in Graz (builder's
number 67047) with electrical equipment from Elin. It entered service in
May 1970 numbered 1042.549 and in January 1997 it was rebuilt to class
1142 549-3 departs from platform 13 at Salzburg Hbf with train #R4917 (12:18 to Bockstein) on Friday September 21st, 2001.