Today, the first of five TRAXX AC3 locomotives for Akiem has been released, that has the DE/AT/HU/RO country specific package. They will form the 187 520-524 sub series. These locomotives are part of Akiem’s frame contract with Bombardier for 52 new locomotives, of which 36 have been ordered until now.
It is the third AC3 subtype for Akiem:
- 187 011-014 – 4x TRAXX F140 AC3 Last Mile DE/AT/CH
- 187 500-510 – 11x TRAXX F140 AC3 DE
- 187 520-524 – 5x TRAXX F140 AC3 DE/AT/HU/RO