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1142 611-1 at Lambach.

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 locomotive was built by SGP (works number 69914) in June 1973 as 1042.611 which became 1042 611-2. It was fitted for push-pull operation in November 1997 and renumbered 1142 611-1.

1142 611-1 at Lambach with train R3018 (14:28 to Vöcklabruck) on Thursday September 26th, 2002.

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