In the last days of December 2021, Koleje Mazowieckie received five more ER 160 FLIRT electric trains from Stadler. Thus, the fleet of the Mazovian carrier already has 26 FLIRT trains, reports the railway magazine Railway Supply with reference to Nakolei Pl.
Stadler has made a Guinness World Record for 224 km with its battery-powered FLIRT Akku. This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply citing Stadler.
National operator ZSSK has signed a contract with Stadler to supply four six-car, double-deck Kiss electric trains by the end of 2023 for use on regional lines in western and central Slovakia.
Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic was present at the handover of the first of three double-decker electric trains Stadler Kiss (200 km/h) to the national passenger operator Srbija Voz.
In Kharkov, on October 6, a memorandum was signed between the city and the Swiss rolling stock manufacturer Stadler, aimed at renewing the tram fleet in Kharkov.
The Kharkiv City Council denied the message about the signing of an agreement with the Swiss company Stadler on the construction of two plants in Kharkiv, scheduled for October 6.
In Ukraine Stadler may receive an order not only for electric trains, but also for trams and metro trains. Picture: Олег Васильев A representative of Stadler in Poland in a commentary to local media said that the company in Ukraine can produce not only rolling stock for the railway, but also trams and metro trains, reports Railway Supplymagazine referening to urm.
Localization of production and technology transfer are very expensive processes, and therefore the Swiss Stadler does not consider its presence in Ukraine as short-term.
Member of the Board of JSC "Ukrzaliznytsia" in 2019-2020 Marcin Tseleevskiy spoke about possible locations that were previously offered to the Swiss for placing their production facilities.
An electric train manufactured by Stadler has arrived in Ukraine for testing. Blogger Oleg Vasiliev wrote about this on his Facebook page.