Thousands of Brazilians and tourists traveled during the 2014 FIFA World Cup, which ends on Sunday, with railway wagons produced in
Astra Passenger Coaches Arad (Astra Vagoane Călători) exported 95 wagons to the host country of the tournament as part of a EUR 116 million contract signed in 2012 and closed this year.
The first class, second class and restaurant wagons were produced in
Video surveillance, fire detection and entertainment systems of the wagons were provided by the Romanian company UTI Grup.
Astra Passenger Coaches Arad is the largest domestic player of the Romanian railroad and tram passenger market and the main supplier of the Romanian State Railways CFR.
Photo source: Astra Passenger Coaches