Class 88 UKDual electro-diesel locomotive unveiled

Direct Rail Services has officially unveiled its Class 88 UKDual electro-diesel locomotives.

UK: Direct Rail Services has officially unveiled one of the 10 Class 88 UKDual electro-diesel locomotives which it ordered from Vossloh España (subsequently acquired by Stadler) in September 2013, financed by Beacon Rail Leasing. DRS said combining 25 kV 50 Hz electric and diesel-electric operation in one locomotive would ‘result ...

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