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Bicentennial EMD F9 Icon Shop Diesel
Bicentennial EMD F9
Type Icon Shop Diesel (Diesel)
Power 111 Icon Power
Tax 976 Fuel
Dispatch XP 909 XP
Set N/A
OCU Required
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The EMD F9 was a 1,750 horsepower (1,300 kW) Diesel-electric locomotive produced between February 1953 and May 1960 by the Electro-Motive Division of General Motors (EMD) and General Motors Diesel (GMD). It succeeded the F7 model in GM-EMD's F-unit sequence. Final assembly was at GM-EMD's La Grange, Illinois plant. The F9 was also built in Canada by General Motors Diesel at their London, Ontario plant. A total of 99 cab-equipped lead A units and 156 cabless booster B units were built. The F9 was the fifth model in GM-EMD's highly successful "F" series of cab unit diesel locomotives.
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