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Surakarta’s ‘railbuses’ are too heavy for tracks: KAI

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    The Jakarta Post

Surakarta, C. Java | Fri, April 13 2012 | 10:00 am

PREMIUM Surakarta’s ‘railbus’ system will not start operation in April as planned since the cars for the diesel trams are several tons too heavy for their tracks, according to a transportation official.

“Operating a railbus is not as easy as A-B-C. There are many things that need to be done,” Eko Budianto, the spokesperson of state-owned railway company PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) for t...