The new high-speed train locomotive production of PJSC "Kryukov Wagon Works" (Kremenchug, Poltava region). Begins operation at the site Kyiv-Kharkiv on April 1. This was announced by the head of the Southern Railway Victor Ostapchuk. According to him, the train will go instead of one of "Capital Express" Kyiv-Kharkiv. After the operation will be put into high-speed trains "Hyundai", Kryukovsky composition will go to Simferopol.
As noted V.Ostapchuk, ticket prices on trains form the Ministry of Transport and GAZHT "Ukrainian Railways." "Our preliminary estimates show that the price of the ticket will be comfortable for the common man. Example, the VIP-coupe Kriukovski trains 8 seats, the ticket price will be 250-270 USD. And tickets in the second and third grade will be even a little cheaper than in the" Metropolitan eskpresse "- said V.Ostapchuk.
Help "SQ". Composition Kryukov Railcar locomotive interregional messages is capable of speeds up to 160 km / h. The owner of the first train was the Southern Railway, which allowed trial operation of the passengers. The first domestic inter-regional train, which in January 2012 was tested without passengers is formed of nine carriages of the first, second, and VIP-class. At the same time a train can travel 726 passengers.
In particular, the train provides the opportunity to use a personal laptop computer, for which every seat of cars equipped with power outlets 220 V equipment installed in the train allows operation of wireless internet (Wi-Fi) throughout the flight. The car doors — sliding reclining.