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In the next two years on the Russian Railways there will be new passenger cars, which will replace the second-class type. About this informed the head of Russian Railways Oleg Belozerov on the forum “PRO/Motion.1520”, writes “Rossiyskaya Gazeta”.
“On the basis of the principle of forming a common or second-class carriage, in a common space with no compartments are created zones of personal comfort,” he said.
The head of Russian Railways noted that there is the option of creation of sites of capsular type, suggesting a personal space for passengers. “Perhaps the space transformer to be able to form individually for themselves, for personal comfort,” — said Belozerov.
During the forum, he announced new projects for passenger cars, type 2019 and 2020. “They are different, convenience, comfort. There will be sockets, Wi-Fi,” assured the Manager.
On 3 July it was reported that the Railways will cease to buy the economy class cars, and they will be replaced by a single-storey carriages of the new type. Later, the representative of the company denied this information, stating that it will be upgraded the quality of cars, the number of reserved seats will improve rider comfort.
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