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Class 720 Aventras from Bombardier Transportation

We are proud to announce that we have accepted the first of our Class 720 Aventras from Bombardier Transportation as part of a £900 million procurement project for Greater Anglia.

Replacing the suburban fleets currently leased to the train operator, the new fleet of 665 state-of-the art vehicles will transform the passenger experience for thousands of commuters. With improved passenger features such as plug and USB sockets, air-conditioning, real-time information screens, improved accessibility, underfloor heating and passenger door safety features, the Class 720s will help provide a better travel experience for the future. We look forward to working with Greater Anglia and Bombardier UK to bring the first of the trains into passenger service later this year.

This milestone demonstrates our commitment to being the UK’s leading rolling stock asset manager, procuring and investing in sustainable assets that advances