[CH / Expert] Ready to go: BLS’ first long-distance “MUTZ” trainset

The Modern, Universal Multiple Unit (‘Moderner, Universeller TriebZug’ / MUTZ) fleet of BLS has reached an important milestone. The operator recently revealed the first long-distance train of the RABe 515 series, set 032, heading the latest batch Stadler is producing for the Swiss company. Stadler will soon deliver more and longer MUTZ trains to BLS, so the operator will be ready to operate long-distance services radiating from Bern. In this article, we will take a closer look at 032’s interior and we bring you the details about the fleet expansion plans:

First, we start with a look from the outside – the familiar BLS livery can be observed:

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