June 10, 2011
On our recent trip to Asti, Italy we happened across their republic day bank holiday procession of emergency services. Included in the procession were…Carabinieri Alfa 159
Polizia Alfa 159
Croce Rossa Italiana Militairia Fiat Campagnolo
Plus various other vehicles including local police, mountain rescue, fire brigade and ambulance services.
A couple of days later we took the train to Milan…
Trenitalia Regione Piemonte Minuetto ME063
Trenitalia E444R on a Torino to Lecce service took us from Asti to Voghera where we changed to a Regionale service.
2 Freccia Rossa (Red Arrow) units at Milano Centrale
Our train back to Asti, a push-pull Trenitalia Regionale double deck train pushed by E464.530