KTM Class 83 EMU

KTM Class 83 Komuter EMU (Skypark Link), May 2018

The KTM Class 83 is the third type of electric multiple unit (EMU) introduced by Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB) on its KTM Komuter services.

KTM Class 83 Komuter EMU (Skypark Link), May 2018
KTM Class 83 Komuter EMU (Skypark Link), May 2018

22 sets were built by Hyundai and Marubeni (South Korea and Japan) in 3-car formations.

Specifications

 In service: 1996 until present
 Manufacturer  Hyundai Precision and Marubeni
 Number built:  66 cars
 Formation:  3 per trainset
 Capacity:  406 passengers
 Operator:  Keretapi Tanah Melayu
 Height:  3.8 m
 Maximum speed:  160 km/h (Design), 120 km/h (Service)
 Weight:  123 tonnes
 Voltage:  25kV AC 50Hz catenary
 Gauge:  Metre gauge

Usage

KTM Komuter

Skypark Link

 

Sources

  1. KTM Class 83 – Wikipedia