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Cairo Metro Line 3 began passenger trial operation on May 15

11 May 2024 (Egypt)

The Egyptian Ministry of Transport announced the start of passenger trial operation for the third segment of Phase 3 of Metro Line 3 (3C).

This stretch spans 7.1 kilometers, running from El-Tawfikia Station to Cairo University, passing through Wadi El-Nil Street, the Arab League University, and Boulaq El-Dakrour.

The Ministry indicated that the successful completion of the non-passenger trial operation phase for this segment involved testing all systems, including lighting, air conditioning, ventilation, firefighting, and others, to ensure their functionality and seamless integration.

Moreover, trains underwent dynamic testing to ensure the safety and security of all project components.

Source
http://www.cairo.gov.eg/en/Pages/Latestarticle.aspx?ArtID=7541

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https://www.alstom.com/press-releases-news/2024/5/alstom-celebrates-trial-operation-five-stations-cairo-metro-line-3-phase-3c

 

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