Double Decker coaches in India by 2011 | Double Decker A/c Coaches

July 23rd, 2010| In India.

Double Decker coaches in India by 2011 | Double Decker A/c Coaches

Double Decker train coaches

There is a chance of introducing Double Decker coaches for the first time in India by next year.  These trains will be introduced in selected routes.  DRSO has successfully test ran these trains.  DRSO officials informed that they have successfully tested these trains, with a speed limit of 115kmph, in Moradabad-Bareli sections.  This test is a part of the primary stage they informed.  In the second stage the Double Decker coaches will be tested with a maximum speed of 160kmph.  These tests will be held next week.  The coaches will be introduced on the new rail routes approved in this budget. The height of the coach will be one and a half foot more than the normal one.  128 passengers can travel in these coaches.