The 18 Re 465 locomotives of the BLS, which were built between 1994 and 1997 by SLM and ABB, will undergo a revision/refit for the second half of their lifetime. Re 465 # 001 in the special paint ... (more)
After the delivery of the new Ee 3/3 with single-axle drive to the EBT Group in 1992, not all old Ee 3/3 of the type "low shoe" were able to retire. The locomotive, which had previously ... (more)
New multi system testbed or demonstration locomotive of Bombardier Transportation, TRAXX F140 MS3 188 # 006, on an adhesion test run with about 1000 tons on the 2.7 % grade of the Lötschberg mount... (more)
The articulated lowfloor trains of the BLS for regional traffic from Bombardier, called NINA (Niederflur Nahverkehrszug), are undergoing a large refit after about half of their lifetime (built bet... (more)
Transfer run of a new TRAVERSO RABe 526 # 102/202 of the Südostbahn (SOB) on the Lötschberg mountain line above Frutigen. The train was on test run in the Valais and had to be turned (other positi... (more)
Adhesion test run on the Lötschberg mountain route on 2.7 % gradient above Frutigen with the brand-new Bombardier TRAXX F140 MS3 188 # 006, in view of a new acquisition of locomotives for BLS Carg... (more)
Adhesion test run on the Lötschberg mountain route on 2.7 % gradient with the brand-new Bombardier TRAXX F140 MS3 188 # 006, in view of a new acquisition of locomotives for BLS Cargo. In front of ... (more)
Historic train with the leading electric rail car Be 4/4 761 and three first class type I coaches on the way from Bern to Brig.
Wanted to take a picture with a different subject, but this was what passed. During the waiting time, the owner of the house behind us, came with three expressos, warm milk and chocolats. Somethin... (more)
Two RABe 535 railcars have just left the station of Frutigen, the journey will take them over the Lötschberg mountian to Brig.
BLS train with a mixture of different colorful cars from several Railroads crosses the Kander river near Frutige en route to Kandersteg and to Italy
Shunting with a rope on the tracks of the former station of the Spiez-Frutigen Railway. The locomotive pulls the car on a rope and goes into the left track, the cars roll into the right track towa... (more)