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 Southern Slovakia is electrified at 25,000 Volts AC

There were 145 locomotives built from 1968 by Škoda originally classed as S499.0 for the Czechoslovakian Railway and about three-quarters of the class were transferred to the Slovak Railway. These Bo-Bo locomotives are rated a 3080 kW, 4130 hp and have a top speed of 120 km/h, 74 mph. "2" in the first position of the class number indicates a 25,000 volt AC locomotive. 

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Link to 240 009-1 Locos numbered 001 to 039
003   009   013   015   027   029   030   031   033   037
Link to 240 042-2 Locos numbered from 040 to 099
042   054   068   076   088   099
Link to 240 112-3 Locos numbered from 100 to 119
102   103   104   112   113   114   115   118   119
Link to 240 140-4 Locos numbered from 120 upwards
122   123   127   129   131   137   140

 

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Last Updated: October 20, 2012
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