Arriva starts Železnice Desná electric services

Arriva is operating Železnice Desná services using a Class 162 electric locomotive leased from RegioJet which has received an interim Arriva livery (Photo: ŽD)

CZECH REPUBLIC: Arriva Morava launched regular electric services on the 19 km Železnice Desná regional line between Šumperk and Kouty nad Desnou on June 13. This follows a 3 kV DC electrification project which was completed in November 2015 at a cost of KC377m, co-funded by the European Union.

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