This is a Diesel locomotive Y6571 named "Yoyo" is used to move steam on turntable and roundhouse of the Ajecta depot. The Ajecta association in Longueville preserved steam trains.
Vernier Meyrin is right in front of the Genève Airport runway, and Easyjet is a low cost company in direct competition with European passenger trains.
The 'Ligne Bleu' (Blue Line) runs from Marseille to Miramas most of the time along the shore of the Mediterranean Sea. Many tunnels and Bridges were necessary to build the line - for us photograph... (more)
A1A A1A 68056: built Sept 29 1966, retired Feb 1 2004
These 2300 HP diesels had a similar wheel arrangement as the ES44C4: 6 axles, only 4 of them have motors.
Gièvres is loc... (more)
4 preserved engines dating from the 1970's are sheltered under the Lyon Mouche roundhouse, which is a pre-SNCF era "PLM" building. From the left to the right, they are: CC 72064 ; CC 653... (more)
ME100 Varangéville - Sibelin
MoW train with 48-year old Brissoneau & Lotz BB 63500 (built 11-66).
This train set is both a DMU and a dual voltage EMU able to work under 1.5KV DC and 25KV 50Hz AC. It is seen working a Paris to La-Ferté-Milon service. From Paris... (more)
Another preserved CC 6500: this one is in "Fret" (i.e. freight) livery.
This is a Chambéry-Lyon charter train going to the "Fête des Lumières" (Festival of Lights), with preserved CC 6558 "Maurienne". The passengers will be back in Chambéry very la... (more)