Wednesday, 29 August 2012
SBB Locomotive No 11181 of Re 420 Series, Switzerland.
The Re 420, originally (and still widely called) Re 4/4II, series are the most common electric locomotives of the Swiss Federal Railways. They are used for passenger services throughout Switzerland. The Re 420 locomotives were produced over a period of 21 years, from 1964 to 1985. This is loco 11181 assigned to SBB passenger division. 12 locomotives of the Re 420 have been withdrawn by 2010, 96 locomotives are owned by the passenger division.