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Rail - Passenger Train - Electric - Series E231
Name Passenger Train, Electric, Series E231
Region Japan
Category Rail
Type Passenger Train
SubType Electric
Variety Series E231
Manufacturer Various (Details)
Era Era V: Modern (1979 - Present)
Source of Text Wikipedia
Text Credit URL Link
Year(s) of Production 2000 -



History: The E231 series (E231系 E231-kei) is an electric multiple unit (EMU) train type used for commuter and outer-suburban services operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) in Japan since 2000.

Originally, 46 ten-car sets (Sets B1-42, B57, B80-82) were based at Mitaka Depot for use on Chuo-Sobu Line services, replacing the earlier 103 and 201 series fleet. Sets B1 to B42 were delivered between February 2000 and November 2001. Set B57 was delivered in November 2002. Sets 80 to 82 were delivered between October and November 2006. The first sets entered service on 13 March 2000. These sets each include one "six-door" SaHa E230 car (car 5).

Railroad/Company: This set of items is comprised of more than one name. Please look at the component items for details on the specific roadnames and/or manufacturers.


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Item created by: gdm on 2019-03-07 08:03:36. Last edited by gdm on 2019-03-07 08:04:32

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