February 20, 2018

Baku orders new trains from Metrowagonmash

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BAKU Metro has awarded Metrowagonmash, Russia, a contract to suppy two five-car metro trains for the 37km 1520mm-gauge network in the Azerbaijani capital.

Each five-car set will be formed of two unpowered driving cars and three powered intermediate vehicles.

Delivery of the type 81765 and 81-776 vehicles is due to begin next month.

The trains will be similar to the ‘Moskva’ sets currently being supplied to Moscow Metro by Mytischi Machine Works.

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