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Old Posted Jan 22, 2020, 7:28 PM
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Originally Posted by Busy Bee View Post
I thought there was only going to be like 10 open-gangway test cars with the rest of the initial order being standard but with an option to have the next phase of the order be open-gangway if tests prove successful (code for can NYers not ruin this for themselves by having some charlatain injure his toe on the turntable and trying to sue the MTA or some nonsense).
The R211 base order included two 10 car trains with open gangways. The options on the order can either be conventional cars or open gangway but the MTA has yet to decide AFAIK.

Also the MTA is considering open gangways for the A division R262s but has postponed the procurement process until at least next month. Probably 2025 before those cars hit the number lines.
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