British Rail Class 92
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The Class 92 is a dual-voltage British railway locomotive which can run on 25 kV AC from overhead lines or 750 V DC from a third rail. It was designed specifically to operate services through the Channel Tunnel between Britain and France. Eurotunnel indicates the Class 92 locomotive as the reference for other locomotives which railway undertakings might want to get certified for usage in the Channel tunnel.
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- Development for Europorte 2: Eurotunnel buys five Class 92 locomotives
- "Eurotunnel Network Statement - 2008 Working Timetable -" (PDF). Eurotunnel. 2008-03-18. Retrieved 2008-12-23.
RUs [Railway Undertakings] may use as a frame of reference the Class 92 locomotive, which is currently used for freight trains in the Channel Tunnel. A technical description of this locomotive can be obtained from the Director of Railway Development, whose contact details are given in Section 2.1 of the Network Statement.