Steam locomotive Ukraine with Alexander Kamyshin

The plan B to keep trains running in Ukraine: diesel and … steam locomotives?

Head of Ukrainian Railways Alexander Kamyshin with a steam locomotive Alexander Kamyshin, via Twitter

How to keep Ukrainian trains running when a large part of the energy infrastructure is destroyed? Reserve diesel locomotives have been deployed by Ukrzaliznytsia on de-energised sections of railway. The head of Ukrainian Railways Alexander Kamyshin even shared a video of a steam locomotive running on a narrow-gauge railway. 

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Author: Esther Geerts

Former Editor RailTech.com

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