The Class Pendolino is a type of electric high-speed train operated by Virgin Trains in the United Kingdom, leased from Angel Trains. They are electric multiple units using Fiat Ferroviaria’s tilting train Pendolino technology and built by Alstom. [IT] Five extra Pendolino EVO trains for ntv – now 22 ordered. [IT] ntv will get 12 Alstom Pendolinos, but of a complete new design. [CH] SBB RABe in special livery for new Frankfurt a/M – Milan direct service. [CH] Mission completed: all Pendolino trains for Swiss.

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Formerly “Virgin Scot”, wears a unique co-branded livery in partnership with Alstom and Virgin Trains.

Pendolino – Wikipedia

The remaining new sets were brought into service, and 31 sets increased to 11 carriages, over the next eight months. A total of sixteen additional units were purchased from Alstom and shipped to Finland between and Archived from the original on 16 January The trains are alstmo of six carriages.

March Learn how and when to remove this template message. Archived from the original on 14 October To assist the boarding process, the doors incorporate automatically extending steps, which are deployed upon the opening of the doors; this feature is claimed to have been first used on the APT-P. The trains are being re-liveried in Alstom ‘s new train maintenance facilities in Widnes.


Alstom started overhaul of PKP Intercity’s Pendolino trains

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Moreover, some important technical characteristics have been increased, such as the power of the traction unit and the level of redundancy of components and equipment, in order to improve reliability. The remaining trains in the fleet were built in Italy.

Retrieved 21 February Alsttom Trains Class Sm6. Archived from the original on 14 April The remaining new sets were brought into service, and 31 sets increased to 11 carriages over the next eight months. Formerly Virgin Sunthen Tate Liverpool.

Similarly to the CRH5, these are non-tilting. However, these trains are based on the New Pendolino design.

As of late Januaryall five Czech Pendolino trains in service suffered from software and functional problems, which were later fixed, but the trains still did not receive permission to operate abroad. The train was formally written off on 30 Novemberowing to the prohibitive cost of repair against the price of a new set; a driving car and carriage from the train have subsequently been put into use for training purposes at the Virgin Trains Aletom Academy in Crewe.


Polish state railways PKP ordered 14 Pendolinos inbut the order was cancelled in due to a shortage of funds. Four new car sets were also to be built.

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Power for each Pendolino is supplied in the form of 25, volts ACand is delivered via the overhead catenary infrastructure installed across its penfolino.

In the ETR was put aside in Ancona and sinceto celebrate the 25th anniversary of the first official pendolino service, it has been partly restored. Retrieved 16 November

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