August 7, 2017 – –

Stadler has announced that the first FLIRT for the future TEXRail commuter line has been completed.

In 2015, Fort Worth Transportation Authority signed a $100 million contract with the rolling stock manufacturer for eight FLIRT diesel-electric multiple units, with the option for more.

The trains will operate on TEXRail, a 27 mile commuter line that is currently under construction in Tarrant County, Texas, the United States.

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