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Encyclopedia > Crimean Trolleybus
Krymtrolleybus: Škoda 9Tr n. 5451 in Crimea
Krymtrolleybus: Škoda 9Tr n. 5451 in Crimea

Crimean Trolleybus Line (Ukrainian: Кримський тролейбус, translit. Kryms’kyi troleibus; Russian: Крымский троллейбус, translit. Krymskiy trolleybus) in Crimea, Ukraine is currently the longest trolleybus line in the world.[1] It is about 86 kilometres (54 miles) long, and runs between the autonomous republic's capital, Simferopol, and the coastal city of Yalta on the Black Sea. Å koda can refer to: Å koda Auto - the leading automobile manufacturer in the Czech Republic, now part of the Volkswagen Group Å koda Works - the biggest industrial enterprise in Austria-Hungary, then Czechoslovakia and now Czech Republic Pity As an interesting aside, Å koda (i. ... Motto: Процветание в единстве - Prosperity in unity Anthem: Нивы и горы твои волшебны, Родина - Your fields and mounts are wonderful, Motherland Capital Simferopol Largest cities Simferopol, Eupatoria, Kerch, Theodosia, Yalta Official language Ukrainian. ... Romanization or Latinization of Ukrainian denotes a system for representing the Ukrainian language in Latin letters. ... There exist many possible systems for transliterating the Cyrillic alphabet of the Russian language to English or the Latin alphabet. ... Motto: Процветание в единстве - Prosperity in unity Anthem: Нивы и горы твои волшебны, Родина - Your fields and mounts are wonderful, Motherland Capital Simferopol Largest cities Simferopol, Eupatoria, Kerch, Theodosia, Yalta Official language Ukrainian. ... Å koda 14 Tr trolleybus in Vilnius, Lithuania. ... km redirects here. ... A significant number of autonomous republics can be found within the successor states of the Soviet Union, but the majority are located within Russia. ... Simferopol (Ukrainian: ; Russian: ; Crimean Tatar: ) is the capital of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Ukraine. ... Yalta (Ukrainian: , Russian: , Crimean Tatar: ) is a city in Crimea, southern Ukraine, on the north coast of the Black Sea. ... NASA satelite image of the Black Sea Map of the Black Sea The Black Sea is an inland sea between southeastern Europe and Anatolia that is actually a distant arm of the Atlantic Ocean by way of the Mediterranean Sea. ...


The trolleybus line, managed by the, public transport company Krymtrolleybus, was built in the 1950's as an alternative to extending the current railway line in Simferopol over the mountains to the coastal settlements. The line was opened in two parts: Simferopol—Alushta segment was opened in 1959 and the Simferopol—Yalta segment in 1961. The journey to Alushta is about 1½ hours long, and the journey to Yalta is about 2½ hours long, and costs about 8 hryvnias.[1] ISO 4217 Code UAH User(s) Ukraine Inflation 13. ...


The trolleybus line's route passes through the Crimean Mountains across the Angarsky Pass, reaching 752 metres (2,500 feet) at the road's highest point, then decending down to the resort town of Alushta on the coast.[1] The remaining distance to Yalta equals 41 km long, winding around the mountains and above the sea. The Yayla Mountains (Crimean Tatar: Yaylâ Dağ - Alpine Meadow mountains) is a range of mountains running parallel to the south-east coast of Crimea, Ukraine, between about five and eight miles from the sea. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ... Alushta, called Aluston in the Byzantine Empire, is a resort town in the Crimea, situated on the Black Sea on the road from Gurzuf to Sudak. ...


The full list of stops of the trolleybus line are: Simferopol AirportSimferopol Railroad Station — Marino — Lozove — Pionerske — Dobre — Zarichna — Perevalne — Sosnivka — Angarsky Pass — Kutuzovsky Fountain — Luchistoe — Verkhnyaya Kutozovka — Nizhnyaya Kutozovka — Alushta — Lazurne — Malyi Mayak — Kiparisne — Pushkino — Partenit — Zaprudne — Artek — Krasnokamyanka — Gurzuf — Ai-Danil — Nikitsky Botanical Garden — Sosnyak — MassandraYalta Simferopol International Airport (Ukrainian: ; Russian: ) (IATA: SIP, ICAO: UKFF) is airport in Simferopol, Ukraine. ... Alushta, called Aluston in the Byzantine Empire, is a resort town in the Crimea, situated on the Black Sea on the road from Gurzuf to Sudak. ... Partenit (Ukrainian: , Russian: , Crimean Tatar: ) is a seaside city in the southern part of Crimea, Ukraine. ... Arteks logo since 1990s Artek (Russian: Арте́к) was the All-Union and international Young Pioneer camp in the Soviet Union. ... Gurzuf (Russian:Гурзу́ф) is a settlement on the Crimea peninsula in Ukraine, on the northern coast of the Black Sea. ... Massandra (Ukrainian: Масандра, Russian: , Crimean Tatar: ) is a townlet in the Yalta region of Crimea. ... Yalta (Ukrainian: , Russian: , Crimean Tatar: ) is a city in Crimea, southern Ukraine, on the north coast of the Black Sea. ...


The Škoda 9Tr, Škoda 14Tr vehicles are used on the route. Å koda Works (Czech: Å kodovy závody) was the largest industrial enterprise in Austria-Hungary and later in Czechoslovakia, one of its successor states. ... Å koda Works (Czech: Å kodovy závody) was the largest industrial enterprise in Austria-Hungary and later in Czechoslovakia, one of its successor states. ...


References

Inline:
  1. ^ a b c The longest trolleybus line in the world! (English). blacksea-crimea.com. Retrieved on January 15, 2007.
  • This article is based on a translation of Крымский троллейбус from the Russian Wikipedia (January 15, 2006).

Russian Wikipedia is the Russian language edition of Wikipedia. ...

See also

  • Krymtrolleybus

External links

  • Krym State Production Enterprise "Krymtrolleybus" - official website (Russian)

 
 

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