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Class 2143 Mixed Traffic Diesel
ÖBB 2143 Mixed Traffic Diesel. These 4 axle locomotives were built by
Simmering-Graz-Pauker from 1965 to replace the last of the Austrian
steam locomotives still in service. They are diesel hydraulics rated at
1115 kW, 1495hp with a top speed of 100 km/h, 62 mph for locos 001 to
033 and 110 km/h, 68 mph for locos 034-077 which are also fitted for
multiple unit operation.
RTS is an Austrian track maintenance company who also operate open access freight services.
RTS 2143 077 waiting for a clear signal at Wien-Meidling on Friday, April 23rd, 2010.