Latest GK GS

Updated By: LatestGKGS Desk

Train-18 Specifications, Features, Speed, Launch Date under Make In India ICF



Indian Railways Make In India Project Semi High-Speed Train-18 features, speed 160 km/hr, launch date, specification

Train-18 is India's indigenous semi high-speed train getting built at Integrated Coach Factory, Chennai under Make In India project for Indian Railways.

Train-18 has the capability to travel at a speed of 160 km/hr on same tracks used by Shatabdi and Rajdhani trains.

Integral Coach Factory (ICF) expects to deliver its launch on Indian tracks by September 2018 under a record period of 16 months in its development at the premise.

Features of Train-18 -

Train-18 has no engine and it can travel like the metro train on electric routes.

Train-18 coaches equipped with an automated door in the sealed coach like metro.

Train-18 has inbuilt wi-fi and infotainment feratures

There is GPS based passenger information system in Train-18.

All coached are AC chair car type including rotating chair in executive coaches.

There are bio-toilets with latest upgraded sanitation features.

Train-18 comes with latest couplers to minimize shocks during travel.

Electroneumatic braking system ensures fast breaks and less braking distance and time for Train-18 compared to traditional trains.


Latest Make In India Updates

» Dhanush Artillery Gun Set For Induction In Indian Army After Passing Final Test

» Satara Mega Food Park 1st Mega Food Park Maharashtra features

» Make In India: Salient features of India First in Defence Sector

» Sach-Gaurav India's first Cloned Assamese Buffalo Calf Born