Built in Aug 1969, this is the oldest mainline locomotive still working on passenger trains on the SNCF roster. It has got a new SEMT-Pielstick 16 PA 4-200 VGA prime mover in 2003 (2650 KW).
58 years-old CC 72121 exits the summit tunnel between Langres and Chalindrey with the 1541 Paris-Belfort.
Built in August 1969, the CC 72121 is the oldest SNCF engine still working on mainline passenger trains. It was initially the CC 72021 and became #72121 when it was rebuilt with a new, less pollut... (more)