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Thameslink’s new Siemens-built Class 700 train enters service

UK-based Thameslink's new Siemens-built class 700 train has made its first passenger journey from Brighton to London Bridge.
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The first Siemens-built Class 700 Desiro City train has arrived at the new Three Bridges traincare facility near Gatwick Airport, UK.

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