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HLB 120 at Frankfurt.

The Butzbach-Licher Eisenbahn is a freight operator in Hessen who also operate some passenger services there. It is a part of the HLB (Hessische Landesbahn GmbH). This is at GTW2/6 articulated diesel unit composed of 2 driving trailers, seating a total of 108 second class passengers and a central power unit riding on its own 4 wheel truck giving a wheel arrangement of 2-Bo-2 for the complete unit. It is rated at 514 kW, 689 hp with a maximum speed of 120 km/h, 75 mph. Unit 120 was built in 2000 by ADtranz and is fitted with toilets..

Unit 509 120 is seen on a test train (destination screen reads "Leerfahrt") at Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof on Tuesday May 6th, 2003.

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