Diesel Unit VT120
|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.