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New EMD locomotive for Russia: SD42AC-R

Postby MEC407 » Fri Jan 17, 2014 11:04 am

From Railway Gazette:

Railway Gazette wrote:Electro-Motive Diesel is to supply demonstration SD42AC-R diesel locomotives to Russia this year for performance testing and certification. The 3 000 hp locomotives powered by 12-710 engines are being built at EMD's plant in Muncie, Indiana.

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Re: New EMD locomotive for Russia: SD42AC-R

Postby RickRackstop » Fri Jan 17, 2014 6:17 pm

Isn't the SD42AC-R, the design that EMD was supposed to stop working on when Progress Rail bought EMD so that they could develop the F125 passenger locomotive?
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