First high speed tests on the 2nd, easternmost and newest section of the East-European high speed line. The TGV set selected for the tests carries a special livery carrying this wording: "Tes... (more)
There is one century exactly between these 2 noses: one was built in 1912 and the other in 2012.
Experimental track section with concrete sleepers on concrete bed
Rame d'Essais de la LGV Est-Européenne 2čme phase
Test trainset for the 2nd phase of the East-European HSL
The Paris Strasbourg high speed line was built in 2 phases, the first of wh... (more)
Single deck TGV No.321 passing the church at Pompignan on the bank of the Canal du Midi.
Sunset on a Postal TGV a few days before they were retired from service
Sunrise on this "La Poste" TGV running from Cavaillon to Paris in Burgondy, on the "South-East" High Speed Ligne
Doubledeck TGV 2N2 # 4727 of the SNCF running as TGV 9226 from Zürich to Paris Gare de Lyon via Basel, on the Hauenstein line near Tecknau.
High speed train en route Toulouse - Barcelona
Two TGV Duplex Perpignan - Paris in the original blue livery and in the new Carmillon colours.
The line leads here on a bank through the Mediterranean Sea.
TGV POS trainset 4401 is on the way from Zürich Mainstation (Switzerland) to Paris Gare de Lyon (France).
Eurostar power car No 3216 leads the 07.02 St.Pancras International, London to Paris Nord service. In the background three lines of lorries (trucks) can be seen parked on the M20 Motorway blocking... (more)