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Tobu 10000 series

The Tobu 10000 series is a DC electric multiple unit commuter train type operated in Japan by the private railway operator Tobu Railway since 1983. First commissioned in 1983 on the line and Tobu Tojo 1984 on the Tobu Isesaki line, production con ...

British Rail Class 150

The British Rail Class 150 Sprinter is a class of diesel multiple-unit passenger trains built by BREL York from 1984 to 1987. A total of 137 units were produced in three main subclasses, replacing many of the earlier, first-generation "Heritage" ...

British Rail Class 489

The British Rail Class 489 is a type of electrical multiple unit, specially converted for use on Gatwick Express trains, from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport. Units were converted from class 414 engine cars, by Eastleigh works in 1983-84, for ...

British Rail Class 936

The British Rail Class 936 was reserved for former electrical multiple units not from the South-East, converted for departmental use. Units were converted for various tasks, including application of sandite, and de-icing duties. Blocks Merseyrail ...

Chiba New Town Railway 9000 series

The Chiba New Town Railway 9000 series is a commuter electric multiple unit train type formerly owned by the third-sector railway company Chiba New Town Railway and operated by the Hokuso Railway on the Hokuso Line in Japan from 1984 until 20 Mar ...

Hanshin 8000 series

The Hanshin 8000 series is a commuter electric multiple unit train type operated by the private railway operator Hanshin Electric Railway in Japan since 1984.

Keihan 600 series

The Keihan 600 series is an electric multiple unit commuter train type operated by the private railway operator Keihan Electric Railway on the Keihan Ishiyama Sakamoto Line in Japan since 1984.

Kintetsu 7000 series

The Kintetsu 7000 series is a commuter electric multiple unit train type operated by the private railway operator Kintetsu Railway since 1986. In 1987, it was awarded the Laurel Prize, presented annually by the Japan Railfan Club.

London Underground 1983 Stock

The London Underground 1983 Stock was a class of electric multiple unit designed for the Jubilee line. In 1983 the stock pipe can be considered the last train to be designed in the London underground, this was the last ordinary train, in a long l ...

Meitetsu 8800 series

The Meitetsu 8800 series is a limited express electric multiple unit type operated by Nagoya Railroad in Japan from 1984 to 2005. It was used on Panorama DX services.

419 series

The 419 series was an electric multiple unit train type introduced in 1985 by Japanese National Railways, and later operated by West Japan Railway Company on local services along the Japan Sea coast of Japan until March 2011. They were converted ...

British Rail Class 143

The British Rail Class 143 is a diesel multiple unit, part of the Pacer family of trains introduced between 1985 and 1986. They originally worked in the North-East of England but were later transferred to Wales and South-West England.

British Rail Class 151

The British Rail Class 151 was a prototype class of Diesel multiple unit built by Metro Cammell. Only two 3-car units were built, entering service in 1985. They were withdrawn in 1989.

Keikyu 1500 series

The Keikyu 1500 series is an electric multiple unit train type operated by private railway operator Keikyu on commuter services in the Tokyo area of Japan since 1985.

Nankai 9000 series

The Nankai 9000 series is an electric multiple unit train type operated by the private railway operator Nankai Electric Railway in Japan since 1985.

R62A (New York City Subway car)

The R62A is an A Division New York City Subway car model built between 1984 and 1987 by Bombardier in La Pocatiere, Quebec, with final assembly done in Auburn, New York and Barre, Vermont under a license from Kawasaki. The cars replaced the remai ...

Tobu 6050 series

The Tobu 6050 series is an electric multiple unit train type operates "Local" and "Express/Section-Express" services by the private railway operator Tobu Railway and connecting Aizu Railway and Yagan Railway in Japan since 1985. It operated "Rapi ...

123 series

The 123 series is a single-car electric multiple unit train type introduced in 1986 by Japanese National Railways, and later operated by East Japan Railway Company, Central Japan Railway Company, and West Japan Railway Company.

207 series (JR East)

The 207 series or 207-900 series was a commuter electric multiple unit train type introduced in 1986 by Japanese National Railways and operated by East Japan Railway Company on through services between the Joban Line and Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line. ...

413 series

The 413 series is a Japanese dual-voltage electric multiple unit train type first introduced by Japanese National Railways in March 1986, and later operated on local services on the Hokuriku Main Line by the West Japan Railway Company from 1987 a ...

British Rail Class 144

The British Rail Class 144 Pacer diesel multiple units were built by British Rail Engineering Limiteds Derby Litchurch Lane Works from 1986 to 1987. A total of 23 units were built, replacing many of the earlier first-generation "Heritage" DMUs. T ...

British Rail Class 901

The Class 901 designation is used for two former British Rail Class 101 diesel multiple units converted for departmental use. They were reclassified from the Class 960 series in early 2004 by their owner Network Rail. The two devices will be desc ...

British Rail Class 951

The British Rail Class 951 was reserved for former diesel-electric multiple units converted for departmental use. Units were converted for various tasks, including application of sandite, de-icing duties, and use as tractor units to tow other tra ...

BVG Class 480

The BVG Class 480 is an electric multiple unit for the Berlin S-Bahn. The Class 480 is originally meant to replace the ageing rail cars in West Berlin but the remaining orders were cancelled when it was replaced by DBAG Class 481 in 1993.

Chichibu Railway 1000 series

The Chichibu Railway 1000 series was an electric multiple unit train type for local services operated by Chichibu Railway in Japan from 1986 until March 2014.

Choshi Electric Railway 800 series

The Choshi Electric Railway 800 series was an electric multiple unit train type operated by the private railway operator Choshi Electric Railway in Chiba Prefecture, Japan, between 1986 and September 2010.

Kita-Osaka Kyuko 8000 series

The Kita-Osaka Kyuko 8000 series is an electric multiple unit train type operated by Kita-Osaka Kyuko Railway on the Kitakyu Namboku Line in north Osaka since 1986, with through service to the Osaka Municipal Subway Midōsuji Line.

Meitetsu 5300 series

While broadly similar to the 5700 series trains introduced at the same time, the 5300 series trains were built using new bodies combined with electrical equipment from former 5000 and 5200 series EMUs.

Meitetsu 5700 series

The Meitetsu 5700 series is a commuter electric multiple unit train type operated by Nagoya Railroad in Japan from 1986 to 2019.

R68 (New York City Subway car)

The R68 is a B Division New York City Subway car order consisting of 425 cars built by the Westinghouse-Amrail Company, a joint venture of Westinghouse, ANF Industrie, Jeumont Schneider, and Alstom. The cars were built in France from 1986 to 1988 ...

Shin-Keisei 8800 series

The Shin-Keisei 8800 series is an electric multiple unit train type operated by the private railway operator Shin-Keisei Electric Railway on the Shin-Keisei Line in Chiba Prefecture, Japan, since 1986.

Tokyu 7600 series

The Tokyu 7600 series was a commuter electric multiple unit train type operated by the private railway operator Tokyu Corporation in Japan from 1 May 1986 until 10 February 2015. They were all rebuilt from 7200 series trains dating from 1967 to 1972.

British Rail Class 156

The British Rail Class 156 Super Sprinter is a diesel multiple unit train. A total of 114 sets were built between 1987 and 1989 for British Rail by Metro-Cammells Washwood Heath works. They were built to replace elderly first-generation DMUs and ...

British Rail Class 321

The British Rail Class 321 alternating current electric multiple units were built by British Rail Engineering Limiteds York Works in three batches between 1988 and 1991. The design was successful and led to the development of the similar Class 32 ...

British Rail Class 937

The British Rail Class 937 was reserved for former AC electrical multiple units, converted for departmental use. Units were converted for various tasks, including application of sandite, and use as tractor units to tow other trains.

Hankyu 8000 series

The Hankyu 8000 series is an electric multiple unit train type operated in Japan by the private railway operator Hankyu Railway since 1989.

InterCity Express (Queensland Rail)

The InterCity Express is a class of electric multiple units manufactured by Walkers, Maryborough for Queensland Rail in 1988/89. They were built to operate the Spirit of Capricorn service on the North Coast line service between Brisbane and Rockh ...

London Underground 1986 Stock

The London Underground 1986 Tube Stock consisted of three prototype electric multiple units built for London Underground that led to the development of the 1992 Stock.

Meitetsu 1200 series

The Meitetsu 1200 series is an electric multiple unit type operated by the private railway operator Nagoya Railroad in Japan since 1988. The trains consist of two limited express style 1000 series cars and four commuter style 1200 series cars.

Odakyu 1000 series

The Odakyu 1000 series is an electric multiple unit commuter train type operated by the private railway operator Odakyu Electric Railway in the Tokyo area of Japan. Built between 1987 and 1993, the first train entered service in March 1988.

R68A (New York City Subway car)

The R68A is a B Division New York City Subway car order consisting of 200 cars built between 1988 and 1989 by Kawasaki Rail Car Company in Kobe, Japan, with final assembly done at the Kawasaki plant in Yonkers, New York.

Seibu 4000 series

The Seibu 4000 series is an electric multiple unit train type operated by the private railway operator Seibu Railway mainly on Seibu Chichibu Line services in Saitama Prefecture, Japan since 1988.

Tobu 20000 series

The Tobu 20000 series is a DC electric multiple unit commuter train type operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway in Japan since 1988. Series 20000 fleet will be replaced with a new Tobu 70000 series EMU with 20m, but as of April 1, ...

Tokyu 1000 series

The Tokyu 1000 series is an electric multiple unit train type operated by the private railway operator Tokyu Corporation on the Tokyu Ikegami and Tokyu Tamagawa lines in Japan since 1988.

221 series

The 221 series is a suburban electric multiple unit train type operated by West Japan Railway Company in the Kansai Region of Japan since March 1989.

651 series

The 651 series is an AC/DC dual-voltage electric multiple unit type operated by East Japan Railway Company in Japan since March 1989. Trains initially operated as 7 of 4-car formations on the super Hitachi companies Express services between Ueno ...

719 series

The 719 series is an electric multiple unit train type introduced in 1989 by East Japan Railway Company on services in the Miyagi, Yamagata, Fukushima, and Akita areas of Japan.

British Rail Class 483

The British Rail Class 483 electric multiple units were originally built as 1938 tube stock units for London Underground. They were extensively refurbished between 1989 and 1992 by Eastleigh Works, for use on services on the Isle of Wights Island ...

British Rail Mark 4

British Rail s fourth design of passenger carriages was designated Mark 4, built for use in InterCity 225 sets on the East Coast Main Line between Kings Cross, Leeds, Newcastle and Edinburgh.

Hankyu 8300 series

The Hankyu 8300 series is an electric multiple unit train type operated in Japan by the private railway operator Hankyu Railway since 1989.