• Kyodo


Hitachi Ltd. said Wednesday that the firm and a subsidiary of Canada’s Bombardier Inc. will supply 23 high-speed trains to an Italian railway operator for services in Spain under a contract of around €800 million (¥100 billion).

The first train will be delivered to Italian operator Trenitalia in September 2022. The Frecciarossa 1000, with a maximum speed of 360 kilometers per hour, is expected to commence operation in Spain in the same year.

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