RailPictures.Net Photo: SNCF TGV-Duplex at Cize, France by Peter Hürzeler
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» May 08, 2016
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With a length of 273m and a height of 73m the Viaduc de Cize-Bolozon is the most impressive structure of the french Haut-Bugey line. The line between Bellegarde-sur-Valserine and Bourg-en-Bresse was reactivated and particularly upgraded some years ago for having a faster and more direct line for TGV services from Geneva to Paris. Still the line has steep grades and a rather slow maximum speed of 120 km/h for TGV services - but it helps to cut down the journey times between the two cities by 30 minutes. Here a TGV-Duplex as a Geneva to Paris service is crossing the impressive bridge.
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  Make  Canon
  Model  Canon EOS 7D
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  GPS.GPSLatitude  46° 12' 0.00"
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  GPS.GPSLongitude  5° 26' 0.00"

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