New flights on modernized trains18 September 2017 20:25
Ukrzaliznytsia launched two modernized electric trains: No. 668 on the Fastov-Vorozhba-Fastiv route and No. 7246 on the Lviv-Truskavets-Lviv route.
During the modernization, the interior and exterior of the train were changed, and a number of technical improvements were made. First of all, some parts and units for modern ones are replaced in electric trains, new light-signal equipment is installed on the head cars, electronic route signs on the frontal parts of the head cars and other electrical equipment.
For comfortable travel of passengers in the improved electric trains, new sealed windows with sun-protection roller blinds are installed and completely new comfortable seats are installed. The repair touched the heating elements and the ventilation system of passenger cars and driver cabs.
Since the beginning of 2017 with the help of modernization and overhaul 8 convoys of electric trains (40 sections) have been updated. Until the end of the year, the railway workers will restore eight more warehouses in this way.