[Analysis / Expert] LZB numbering non-German Vectron locomotives

Vectron locomotives that are property of non-German rail operators, such as GySEV, railCare and S Rail Lease, are numbered according to local number systems. Many of these machines are homologated for operation in Germany and therefore they also need a ‘German style’ designation by which they are identifiable by the German LZB (=Linienförmige Zugbeeinflussung) train system. An overview:

 

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