The FCCA 1011, a GE C30M-3, waits for a train arriving from the towering heights of the Andes hauled by FCCA 1015, a GE Dash8-39C, to clear the track for proceeding on the main line.
A tunnel borne in a vertical cliff followed by a high bridge, with a bright red and yellow engine crossing it: here is (another) typical picture of the Central Andino. A track gang is waiting on a... (more)
These three kids resting in front of their home were as surprised by the sudden arrival of two photographers running out of their car as they were deafened by the hornin... (more)
A scene that might as well have been shot in the 1960's: an oil-fired 141R leads an easbound freight train on Paris-Troyes-Chaumont.
The American-built Baldwin 141R840 starts a freight train with a very nice sound on the not-yet electrified Paris-Troyes mainline. This might almost be a picture from the 1960's.
Baldwin and Alco in France
141R840 and 141R420: two american products that are still well and alive on French rails in 2011.
Among the 1340 units built in North Ameri... (more)