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Photo of the AC Double Decker train on Indian Railways

A Dirty WAP7 With a Dirty AC Double Decker near Bayappanahalli

The very dirty Royapuram WAP7 30362 rolls past Sadananda Nagar near Baiyyappanahalli with the 22625 Chennai Central – Bangalore AC Double Decker with all its 12 coaches trailing behind. Check out the patterns someone had drawn on the dirty locomotive! It was about to rain and actually quite dark for that time of the day that I had to crank up the ...

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WAP7 30363 with the Bangalore - Chennai AC Double Decker Express

The Majestic WAP7 Heads the Chennai AC Double Decker

Southern Railways’ Royapuram shed’s (RPM) #30363 stands at the head of the 12-coach load of the 22626 Bangalore City (SBC) – Chennai Central (MAS) AC Double Decker Superfast Express. The red-and-yellow livery of the Double Decker, unique on Indian Railways stretches and curves behind the brand-new 6350 hp beast. The WAP7 is also known as as the “Milky Bar” among ...

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Running Double Decker Express with WAP7

The Mighty WAP7 Slams Past with the SBC Double Decker!

Royapuram’s Majestic WAP7 #30350 holds her head high as she majestically speeds past Sadanandanagar in Bangalore bang on time with the 22625 Chennai Central – Bangalore City Double Decker Express in tow. The length of the 6350 hp beast dominates the train and the picture completely. This photo appears as it was taken, framed as such. No cropping was done. ...

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Picture of the Chenna-Bangalore Double Decker Express headed by a WAP7

SBC-MAS Double Decker on her Inaugural Run!

The brand new 22626 Bangalore – Chennai Double Decker Express gets ready to leave for the first time from Bangalore City Railway Station (platform no.5) after arriving from Chennai on its inaugural run. The mighty WAP7 #30332 from Southern Railway’s Royapuram shed does the honors. The inaugural run from Chennai was quite awesome, with the train arriving in Bangalore 20 ...

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