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Metro Trains Melbourne launch

X'Trapolis 863M-1632T-864M-897M-1649T-898M was stickered into the new 'Metro' livery for the first day. Held on platform 1 at Flinders Street Station, Premier John Brumby and Transport Minister Lynne Kosky were in attendance, along with MTM management. The train left late because the media were interviewing the politicians, but they ended up being left behind.

Got enough microphones?

30 November 2009 10:09 AM
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MTM managers and various political minders

30 November 2009 10:11 AM
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The train was supposed to depart 2 minutes ago...

30 November 2009 10:13 AM
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Andrew Lezala - CEO Metro Trains Melbourne

30 November 2009 10:15 AM
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The press still gabbling away

30 November 2009 10:16 AM
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The first train finally departs

30 November 2009 10:18 AM
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Brumby heads off

30 November 2009 10:18 AM
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