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Emil Zátopek Prepares For Services To Germany
  • 28th Dec 2015 17:19
Emil Zátopek Prepares For Services To Germany
On 15 December 2015 ČD’s 380.015 realised a series of test runs across the border between Germany and the Czech Republic on the line from Děčín to...
ČD’s Škoda-Built Class 380s On Regular Praha To Budapest Service
  • 22nd Oct 2014 16:58
ČD’s Škoda-Built Class 380s On Regular Praha To Budapest Service
ČD’s Class 380s entered regular commercial service hauling expresses between Praha and Budapest on 22 October 2014, following driver training by...
New DB Push-Pull Trains
  • 20th May 2014 15:36
New DB Push-Pull Trains
ŠKODA recently presented its latest version of designs for the new trains ordered in 2013 by DB Regio for its Nürnberg - Ingolstadt - München...
Škoda 2020
Class 380s Authorised In Poland, With Hungarian Authorisation Testing In Full Swing
  • 13th Feb 2014 17:59
Class 380s Authorised In Poland, With Hungarian Authorisation Testing In Full Swing
On 29 January 2014 the UTK granted Škoda’s Type 109E electrics (ČD’s Class 380s) authorisation to operate in Poland. Requests for issuing the...
Austrian Authorisation For Class 380s
  • 15th Nov 2013 22:47
Austrian Authorisation For Class 380s
In the second half of October ČD’s Class 380s were finally granted conditional authorisation by ÖBB-Infrastruktur, enabling all 20 of them to...
Class 380s On Test Commercial Service in Hungary and Slovakia
  • 5th Sep 2013 18:02
Class 380s On Test Commercial Service in Hungary and Slovakia
In Hungary, this was allowed on 8 August 2013, with only 380.011 approved for this purpose, hauling freights for Slovakian open access operator...
Czech Raildays 2020
New ŠKODA Push-Pull Rakes For DB
  • 5th Aug 2013 11:29
New ŠKODA Push-Pull Rakes For DB
On 5 August 2013 ŠKODA TRANSPORTATION and Deutsche Bahn representatives signed the contract (announced in June, see R 3/13, p. 10) for six push...
ŠKODA 109 E Electrics Become "Emil Zátopek"
  • 27th Jun 2013 21:54
ŠKODA 109 E Electrics Become "Emil Zátopek"
Older readers may recall the Helsinki Olympics of 1952, when the Czech long distance runner Emil Zátopek won two gold medals for the 5,000 m and 10...
Conditional Approval For Class 380s Extended
  • 18th Jan 2013 10:04
Conditional Approval For Class 380s Extended
The ŠKODA-built Class 380 electrics have still not received their full authorisation. They continue to operate in the Czech Republic only and under...
A Class 380 On Test In Poland
  • 22nd Nov 2012 20:51
A Class 380 On Test In Poland
380.020, which has been in Poland since October 2011, is shown here at Podstolice station (east of Poznań) on 22 November 2012, while realising an...