On the train the cabin showed a new «Swallow» and a two-car train

© RIA Novosti / barbarian Gertaera in fotobounce speed electric dual power Swallow. Archival photoOn the train the cabin showed a new «Swallow» and a two-car train© RIA Novosti / barbarian Gertaera the image Bank

Russian producers on the first day of the international railway salon, Shcherbinka introduced a new electric train «Lastochka-Premium» and two-car trains, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.

The salon opened on Wednesday. It is held every two years in September.

New Lastochka

«Ural locomotives» (Upper Pyshma, a joint venture of the German concern Siemens and the Russian group «Sinara») presented on Wednesday a new inter-regional electric train «Lastochka-Premium» series (ЭС2ГП).

High speed, high comfort electric train designed to travel between large Metropolitan areas to a distance of 200 kilometers and above. «Swallow-Premium» nearly 90% of the nodes and modules of Russian manufacture, according to the manufacturer.

In every car «Swallows-Premium» there is a sanitation block, installed seats, sockets for charging mobile devices, the information screens. The train provided access to the Internet via Wi-Fi.

The head coach has an area equipped for catering for passengers, and space for staff. «Now passengers will be able to choose a different car class: economic, tourist or business class,» said the manufacturer.

Train of two cars

«Transmashholding», Russia’s largest manufacturer of rolling stock for rail transport, introduced the electric train DC ЭП2Д in two-car version. The train released Demikhovsky engineering plant (DMZ, a part of Transmashholding).

«A distinctive feature ЭП2Д is the possibility of formation of the composition from 2 to 12 cars. This provides a high level of adaptability of the train for operation on all routes. The possibility of forming malosolone trains (2-3 cars) is particularly relevant for suburban lines with small passenger numbers,» notes TMH.

The car is a special attachment for carrying bikes, folding changing tables for babies, places for passengers with disabilities. Train equipped with a lift for raising a wheelchair with a low platform has a toilet facility for people with disabilities, special places for fastening wheelchairs in stores.

Passengers can track the monitors in the cars the route of his trip. The cars have plug sockets and wireless access to local information and entertainment portal through Wi-Fi with access of passengers to the Internet.

Trains ЭП2Д in four — and odinnadcataya performance in 2016 delivered to the largest Russian commuter operator – JSC «Central suburban passenger company». Currently in operation there are 257 cars.

Salon «Expo 1520» held from 30 August to 2 September.

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