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SAR 34-200 1002 of TN (TransNamib) between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund, Namibia
SAR 34-200 1002 of TN (TransNamib) between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund, Namibia

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Two TransNamib locomotives and one of 20 wagons filled with sulphuric acid for leaching of uranium ore at Rössing mine at Arandis derailed near Dune 7 between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund on 15th July 2015. That accident has been caused by a section of track that was damaged by a truck that got stuck while crossing the railway line. Both locomotives were brand new refurbished GT26MC locomotives from South Africa.

Picture details


Class: SAR 34-200
Series: EMD GT26
Operator: TransNamib
Photographer:
Collection: Daniel Wipf
Date: 2015-07-15 16:16
License: ©
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal length: 70.0 mm
Aperture: f/14.0
Exposure time: 1/800 s
Sensitivity: ISO 800
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