Alpha has procured and financed 35 new Bombardier Talent 2 trains and has entered into a 15 year operating lease for a German passenger transport concession commencing December 2015.
The purchase contract with Bombardier, once delivered in 2015, will increase the Alpha passenger fleet by 35 trains to 299. The manufacturing of the new trains has commenced with final deliveries due in time for services commencing in December 2015.
The Bombardier trains have been leased to Abellio for operation on the Saale‐Thuringen‐ Sudharz concession around Leipzig, Halle/Saale, Erfurt and Kassel.
Financing has been arranged from five Alpha and Arcus relationship lenders.
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