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1142 576-6 at Kufstein with train R5120

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 68475) with electrical equipment from Elin. It entered service in June 1971 numbered 1042.576 and in June 1999 it was rebuilt to class 1142.

1142 576-6 at Kufstein with the arrival of train R5120 (15:43 from Innsbruck) on Tuesday September 24th, 2002.

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