posted on 15th Mar 2023 00:55
On 25 February 2023 Crossrail brought ICE 3neo unit 8006 (408 006) from Germany to Brussels-South HST Maintenance depot to start testing for homologation in Belgium for entering service of Class 408 in December 2023. Testing of the new train started at Ath station and included runs between Ath and Silly. The photos show 8006 at Ath on 12 March 2023 afternoon after running tests to and from Silly.
On 15 March another ICE 3neo - unit 8010 (408 010) - was transported by Crossrail to Brussel South HST depot.