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Class 708 Bo Diesel Locomotive
Class 708 consists of 13 locomotives for shunting and light
passenger work, 2 prototypes were built by ČKD in 1995 and the remainder
were built in 1997. They are 2 axle Bo diesel electric shunters rated at
300 kW, 402 hp
with a top speed of 80 km/h, 50 mph. The design was derived from the
industrial class 709.5
This loco was built by ČKD in 1995 (serial number 16789) and entered service in October 1995.
708 0001-3 at Lužná u Rakovníka on Friday September 7th, 2007.