Kievskaya Suburban Train Station
In 1999 Smart Technologies Group implemented a pilot project for automated fare collection and travel document checking on commuter trains at Kievskaya railway station in Moscow.
The pilot project for automated fare collection (AFC) System at Kievskaya railway station included:
- Control Server
- Local area network
- 19 gates, including 10 equipped with validators
- 6 points of sale
The methods of fare payment at Kievskaya railway station were magnetic stripe cards and contactless smart cards Mifare ® Standard 1K.
Implementation of the pilot project increased fare collection by 3 times.
The cost of pilot project was paid back within 3 months.