Not an arranged scene! A whole mountain farmer family is raking the steep meadow with traditional wooden rakes, when Intercity tilting train RABDe 500 008 "Vincenzo Vela" as train 878 is rolling d... (more)
Ae 6/6 # 11407 "Aargau" of association Mikado 1244 (long term loan from SBB Historic) on the way back from the exhibition in Geneva (see pictures from Jean-Marc Frybourg) in Biel RB (shu... (more)
Re 460 "Locomotive 2000" of the SBB, designed by Pininfarina and built from 1991 to 1996, is still one of the best looking and timeless elegant locomotive in my opinion.
No, this tramway with this beautiful elephant-commercial doesn't run to the zoo. On that day the route is on the line 9 from Hirzenbach to Triemli
Pan shot of the former Deutsche Bundesbahn express train steamlocomotive "Pacific" 01 202, accelerating after the stop in Rafz for taking water. The train with 4 cars, including a diner,... (more)
RhB ABe 4/16 with "BüGA" advertising livery en route as S1 1510 from Rhäzüns to Schiers.
Re 460 041 with publicity paint scheme for Red Cross is pulling interrregio 2581 Schaffhausen - Zürich.
Newest product of Bombardier are the electric TRAXX F160 AC3 187 series with an additional Last-Mile Diesel feature. Here 187 008 and 004 are pulling train 49005 of BLS Cargo from Emmenbrücke to L... (more)
Re 484 006 and 003 are pulling train 40241 from Antwerpen Oorderen/Belgium to Gallarate (Busto Arsizio)/Italy on the 2.6 % grade of the northern ascent to the Gotthard.
Classic 6000 HP Gotthard locomotive Ae 6/6 # 11411 "Zug" of SBB Historic from Erstfeld is returning from Göschenen after pushing on the rear of train 43075, with famous church of Wassen and Chli W... (more)
Classic 6000 HP Gotthard locomotive Ae 6/6 # 11411 "Zug" of SBB Historic from Erstfeld is pusher on train 43075 from Duisburg Ruhrort Hafen to Gallarate (Busto Arsizio) on the 2.6 % grad... (more)
France - Switzerland railroad friendship!
Paris and Lausanne
The French 2D2 5525 was attached to the Paris Sud-Ouest engine depot while the Swiss Ae 4/7 10976 was in service in Lausanne.
Anno 1920 ? No, this picture has been taken a few weeks ago thanks to Peter Minder and Markus Fischer who organized these superbe charters in the Swiss Alps.