First VLT Train Arrived in Rio de Janeiro for Testing

By Lisa Flueckiger, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The first train of the new public transportation system connecting Rio's Centro, Port Zone and domestic airport Santos Dumont, the VLT (Vehicle on Light Tracks) has arrived in the city from France for testing. The VLT is set to start circulating with passengers on its first line in April 2016.

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