CZ LOKO 2021

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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.

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InterJets In Passenger Service
InterJets In Passenger Service

A significant new feature of the ČD’s 2022 timetable is the use of five-car non-powered InterJet units.

Again More RegioPanters For ČD
Again More RegioPanters For ČD

On 21 December 2021, České dráhy ordered another 31 three-car RegioPanter EMUs from Škoda Transportation.

More PESA-Built DMUs For ČD
More PESA-Built DMUs For ČD

On 17 December 2021, PESA signed another order for DMUs for Czech Railways.

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1216 952 Hauled First Trains For ČD
1216 952 Hauled First Trains For ČD

On 9 December 2021, the first of the four Tauruses purchased by ČD from WLC was put into passenger service.

TRAKO 2021 (7)
TRAKO 2021 (7)

Between 21 and 24 September 2021, the 14th TRAKO trade fair was held in Gdańsk.

TRAKO 2021 (6)
TRAKO 2021 (6)

Between 21 and 24 September 2021, the 14th TRAKO trade fair was held in Gdańsk.

WLC Tauruses Purchased By ČD Reached Their New Home
WLC Tauruses Purchased By ČD Reached Their New Home

On 29 September 2021, locomotives 1216 951 - 954, which ČD bought from Wiener Lokalbahn Cargo, arrived in the Czech Republic. 

Four WLC Tauruses Soon With ČD
Four WLC Tauruses Soon With ČD

The four Type ES64U4 Eurosprinters which ČD decided to acquire from Wiener Lokalbahnen Cargo are being prepared for a handover to their new owner. 

Správa Železnic Ordered A Vectron MS
Správa Železnic Ordered A Vectron MS

On 19 August 2021, the Czech infrastructure manager Správa železnic signed a contract with Siemens Mobility Czech Republic for the purchase of a Vectron multi-system locomotive.

First Modernised Class 646 DMU For ČD
First Modernised Class 646 DMU For ČD

In December 2018, ČD purchased 12 Class 646 DMUs from DB Regio. 

ELL Vectrons: 10 Million Kilometres In ČD Service
ELL Vectrons: 10 Million Kilometres In ČD Service

On 12 August 2021, ČD announced that the ten Vectrons leased from ELL had already reached a mileage of approximately 10 million kilometres.

InterJet On Test In Poland
InterJet On Test In Poland

Between 21 and 28 June 2021, a shortened four-car Viaggio Comfort test rake underwent trials in Hungary.