This is the NS version of the FLIRT3 and can be ordered in both scale 1:160 (default) and 1:87.
About this train:
Electric low-floor multiple-unit FLIRT
for NS the Netherlands
In April 2015, NS ordered 58 three- and four-car trains for the service on
regional routes in the Netherlands and operated by NS Reizigers. Multiple-unit
control is possible for up to three vehicles. The trains feature exceptionally high
levels of passenger comfort thanks to air suspension, an inviting seating arrangement
and climate control, and are also equipped with a closed toilet system. They
have a maximum speed of 160 km/h. The Stadler FLIRTs fulfil TSI PRM requirements,
and comply with the standards pertaining to energy absorption in the
event of a crash (EN 15227). The vehicles offer a proven, modern and economical
solution, providing excellent service in public transport systems.