New subway train begins operation in Beijing

FORM: 03/01/2018 Browse number:790

By Zhang Lipeng in Beijing | CRRC | Updated: 03/01/2018

On December 30th 2017, the new subway train named Dolphin was put in to service on Beijing’s Yanfang line, linking Yanshan and Fangshan areas. The train, developed by CRRC Changchun Railway Vehicles Co., Ltd. has a top speed 80 km/h. It is China's first fully domestically developed and automated subway and can be operated in driverless mode.

The train, developed by CRRC Changchun Railway Vehicles Co., Ltd. has a top speed 80 km/h.

The new subway train named Dolphin was put in to service in Beijing on December 30th 2017.

The interior of the new subway train.