Nagpur: Metro train for the first time plied at the peak speed of 90 Kms per hour. Nagpur Metro, on Sunday, conducted a successful trial run at the peak speed of 90 kmph. The trial run was conducted between Airport South and the Khapri Metro Stations.
The demo run was done in the full capacity of the metro under the supervision of the officials and was termed as successful after it completed the distance.
Once completed this distance will be covered by the metro in 18 minutes only, as per the reports.
When collating all the data from Sunday’s tests is completed, Nagpur Metro will get permission to go upto 90 kmph.
It has permission for only 25 kmph now – as speed increase is granted very cautiously.
A 12 member team of Luckow based RDSO (Research Designs & Standards Organization) has been doing Oscillation trials on the metro for the last few days.
After some initial tests, they cleared the way for a “Fully loaded” metro to run at the maximum speed of 90 kmph.
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