London Midland - Rolling Stock - Future Fleet

class="left_top_holder">

Future Fleet

In 2011 London Midland announced that it would be procuring a further 18 four-carriage Class 350 Desiros, eight for itself and ten for sub-lease to First TransPennine Express.

In February 2012 it was announced that 20 Class 350 Desiros had been ordered by London Midland. Ten Class 350/3s will enter service with London Midland while ten Class 350/4s will enter service with First TransPennine Express. The Class 350/4s were ordered by London Midland in order to get around European Union crashworthiness laws that would have prevented First TransPennine Express from ordering Class 350s. It is planned that they will be replaced on the TransPennine Express franchise in about 2018 and transfer to the West Midlands franchise.

Class Type Cars per set Number Introduced
Class 350/3 Desiro electric multiple unit 4 10 2013

Read more about this topic:  London Midland, Rolling Stock

Other articles related to "future fleet, fleet":

Port Authority Of Allegheny County - Buses - Bus Fleet - Future Fleet
... the 40 Neoplan Metroliner 45ft (Suburban) Fleet numbers (1901-1940) coaches that the authority purchased in 2000 ...

Famous quotes containing the words fleet and/or future:

    They ... fleet the time carelessly, as they did in the golden world.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Plato—who may have understood better what forms the mind of man than do some of our contemporaries who want their children exposed only to “real” people and everyday events—knew what intellectual experience made for true humanity. He suggested that the future citizens of his ideal republic begin their literary education with the telling of myths, rather than with mere facts or so-called rational teachings.
    Bruno Bettelheim (20th century)