– A ceremony launching the train themed “Heart of Russia”, timed to the cross Year of science and education of Russia and great Britain, will take place in the London underground on 25 October, reported “Interfax” in a press-service of Department of transport of the Russian capital on Monday.
Train of seven cars, each dedicated to a separate topic: ballet, visual art, literature, cinema, architecture, space and science.
“This is the largest ever joint project of two largest metros in the world. The train will show that our countries have a lot in common that we have something to share and something to learn from each other. I hope that the draft Heart of Russia will appeal to passengers of the London underground and will allow everyone to become better acquainted with the history and culture of our country”, – said the Deputy mayor of Moscow on issues of transport Maxim Liksutov.
According to him, in the Moscow metro to the end of the year it is also planned to launch a train themed on the British science and education.
In may 2016 on the Filyovskaya line of the Moscow metro started to go personal train “Shakespearean passions,” his run was timed to the Year of language and literature of Russia and Britain. Then the composition cruised on the Arbatsko-Pokrovskaya metro line.