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The locomotive doesn't appear to be in compliance with EPA Tier 4 emissions requirements. Fortunately for the railroad involved, it's running in Kazakhstan where EPA regs don't apply.

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https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/soyuz-ms-06-spacecraft-is-transported-by-train-to-the-news-photo/845170640#soyuz-06-spacecraft-is-transported-by-train-to-the-launch-pad-at-the-picture-id845170640

 

The locomotive doesn't appear to be in compliance with EPA Tier 4 emissions requirements. Fortunately for the railroad involved, it's running in Kazakhstan where EPA regs don't apply.

EPA? What's that? :P

 

You should see some of the Alco WDM-2 and derivative smokers that run around in India. Fortunately many of them are slated to be converted to pure electrics and the rest scrapped.

Edited by jis

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Wonder if they make the Cosmonauts ride along in that blue car? :giggle:

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Isn't that actually part of the Duchy of Grand Fenwick's Mars program?

Are you sure about that?

I thought it was Freedonia's defense against Sylvania...... :lol:

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