Metro Madrid awarded a contract to CAF for the supply of 30 Metro Units Series 8400 in 2008. These trains consist of 6 cars. Deliveries will take place from 2010 to 2012.

These units stand out with advanced technology and high reliability, as well as high user comfort standards.

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Technical data sheet

  • Composition Mc-T-M-M-T-Mc
  • Train length (mm): 108.809
  • Total passenger capacity 1.270 (6p/m2)
  • Maximum speed (km/h) 110
  • Equipment
    • Saloon and cab air conditioning
    • Mobile radiotelephony equipment for train-ground communication: TETRA system
    • Next station sign in the interior
    • Front destination indicators
    • Passenger driver intercom
    • Unobstructed gangway between cars
    • Ramp to vacate passengers
    • Static recorder (black box)
    • Laser technology smoke detection system
    • Brake system: Electric (resistor and regenerative) and pneumatic
    • Broad band W-LAN train-ground data exchange system
    • Public address system
    • Auxiliary Monitoring and Control System
    • Protection and automatic driving ATP-ATO system
    • Fire extinguishing system
    • Video indicators