[passenger] Extra colourful: The German Desiro DMUs in service of ÖBB


Since 2019, we read about the Austrian railways ÖBB looking for rail ‘mercenaries’ to expand its fleet of regional diesel trains. In December 2023, again, ÖBB announced having closed a deal for up to ten vehicles for the upcoming year. Which trains are involved, where are they used, and what do they look like?

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