In Moscow on the Ring line of the metro can run unmanned trains

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotobanka M at the entrance to the station of the Moscow metro. Archival photoIn Moscow on the Ring line of the metro can run unmanned trains© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Moscow authorities are considering the possibility of running unmanned trains on the Ring line of underground for five years, said the head of the Moscow Department of transport Maxim Liksutov on Thursday.

«We were recently in Paris, looking their achievements in the field of unmanned vehicles underground. And we are now at a fork in the technological solutions. Our idea is this: we have a circular metro line that day carries 650 thousand passengers, our plan is within five years in this area to consider introducing unmanned cars,» — said Liksutov on the sidelines of the IT Committee of the International Union of Public Transport.

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