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Prasanthi Express train full view photo

The EMD Showcases the Long Indian Locomotive and Train

The 18464 Bhubaneshwar – Bangalore City Prasanthi Express led by the humongous and very long WDP4 #20068 of KJM shed crawls through Baiyyappanahalli (BYPL). This aerial shot provides a perspective to the incredible length of the EMD locomotive and the Indian train in general not usually realized from the ground. The imposing stance of the EMD WDP4 behemoth churning out ...

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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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RPM WAP7 30332 Electric Loco at Bangalore City Railway Station

Indian Railways’ Powerstar, the WAP7 Stretches Out!

The mighty WAP7 #30332 of Royapuram (RPM) electric locomotive shed near Chennai stretches out on Platform no 5 at Bangalore City Railway station as she prepares to head back home to Chennai with the 22626 Bangalore-Chennai Double Decker Express. The most powerful passenger locomotive in India rated at 6350 hp, the WAP7 is frequently assigned at hauling premium Express trains ...

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Serial Numbered Twin WAG7 Electric Frieght Locomotives of Indian Railways

BZA WAG7 #28395 and #28396 Serial Twins at JTJ

SCR Vijayawada (BZA) electric loco shed’s bright blue boys WAG7 twin brothers #28395 and #28396 both under power, leave Jolarpettai junction (JTJ) in Tamil Nadu and proceed on the mainline towards Salem with a very long and empty BOXN rake in in tow. The WAG7s are modern and poweful dedicated freight hauling electric locomotives of the Indian Railways. These WAG7s ...

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Indian Railways Diesel Locomotive WDP4 EMD

The Mighty EMD (WDP4) Rests at SBC

KJM’s mighty WDP4 #20068 EMD Diesel Locomotive stands tall at Bangalore City Railway Station, raring to go with the express it is attached to. The WDP4 is the GT46PAC by EMD (Electro-Motive Diesel), an American company previously owned by GM and now by Caterpillar. The Indian Railway classification of this 4000 hp, single cab forward diesel behemoth is WDP4, also ...

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Indian Railways in bold in green and yellow livery of WAG9 locomotive

Indian Railways in Bold on a WAG9

“Indian Railways!” stands out in bold on the side of a WAG9 locomotive, #31175 of Lallaguda (LGD) shed. WAG9s are the most powerful locomotives in India dedicated to hauling freight. The WAG9 delivers 6350 hp of power and runs on AC electricity. The locomotives are all colored green with a yellow stripe running through them. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn ...

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