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First ČD's Class 847 DMU Nearing Completion
First ČD's Class 847 DMU Nearing Completion

One of the contracts currently being carried out by PESA are two-car Class 847 DMUs for Czech Railways.

InterJet For The First Time In Slovakia
InterJet For The First Time In Slovakia

On 20 June 2022, an InterJet rake was exceptionally deployed on the EC 141/140 „Ostravan“ Praha - Žilina and Žilina - Praha services.

Handover Of A Class 362 Locomotive With ETCS To ČD
Handover Of A Class 362 Locomotive With ETCS To ČD

On 12 May 2022, the ceremonial handover of the Class 362 WTB locomotive with the on-board ETCS took place at Masaryk station in Praha.

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iLint Has Arrived In The Czech Republic
iLint Has Arrived In The Czech Republic

On 11 May 2022, Coradia iLint 654 101 was transported from Germany to the Czech Republic via Děčín.

More RSL Vectrons For Hire To ČD
More RSL Vectrons For Hire To ČD

ČD took over and put into service another of the Vectrons, which they are gradually hiring from the Slovak company Rolling Stock Lease this year.

Start Of ČD's Class 847 Assembly
Start Of ČD's Class 847 Assembly

In 2021, ČD ordered in two contracts a total of 66 two-car DMUs from PESA, intended primarily for regional transport in various Czech regions.

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First ČD's Class 471 In A New PID Look
First ČD's Class 471 In A New PID Look

In early April, as planned, the R3 repair of ČD’s CityElefant 471.060 was completed in DPOV Přerov.

230 km/h Vectrons For ČD
230 km/h Vectrons For ČD

On 31 March 2022, ČD signed a contract with Siemens Mobility Česká republika (Czech Republic) for the purchase of 50 Vectron MS locomotives with a maximum operating speed of 230 km/h.

Vectron Tested On A ČD Railjet
Vectron Tested On A ČD Railjet

On 22 - 24 March 2022, ČD together with Siemens Mobility carried out a practical verification of the Vectron - railjet communication. 

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Trains For Ukrainian Refugees
Trains For Ukrainian Refugees

The Russian aggression against Ukraine, launched in the early hours of 24 February 2022, has also resulted in a humanitarian crisis in the invaded country.

InterJet Hauled By Class 151
InterJet Hauled By Class 151

On 24 February 2022, an InterJet rake of ČD was used for the first time out of its regularly diagrammed workings

More Vectrons To Be Hired By RSL To ČD
More Vectrons To Be Hired By RSL To ČD

On 16 February, 2022, Rolling Stock Lease (RSL) handed over to ČD the first of the second batch of Vectrons, which ČD ordered for hire from this Slovak leasing company.

EffiShunter 1000M For ČD
EffiShunter 1000M For ČD

On 7 February 2022, ČD signed a contract with CZ LOKO for the complete modernisation of 14 Class 742 diesel locomotives.

ČD's MSK Double-Deck Push-Pull Trains In Service
ČD's MSK Double-Deck Push-Pull Trains In Service

Another significant novelty of the 2022 timetable at ČD is the use of double-decker push-pull rakes in the Moravian-Silesian region (MSK).

Complicated Operation Of ČD's Ex-WLC Tauruses
Complicated Operation Of ČD's Ex-WLC Tauruses

During December, ČD began using the first of four Class 1216 locomotives that were purchased from Wiener Lokalbahnen Cargo in 2021.