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OBB 1142 626-9 with train R5107.

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 70035) in December 1973 as 1042.626 which became 1042 626-0. It was fitted for push-pull operation in May 1998 and renumbered 1142 626-9.

1142 626-9 departing from Kufstein with train R5107 (08:06 to Innsbruck) on Monday May 12th, 2003. The train started at Rosenheim at 07:34 as RB31119.

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