OTLIS (Portugal) ...
The interoperable teleticketing system of Lysbon has been
made guaranteeing the involved systems interoperability and in the
future for the ticketing projects of the other OTLIS members.
teleticketing system takes its roots from : ICARE and CALYPSO projects
which lead to functional and technical specifications which have
allowed a real size field test in 1999-2000 with the system and cards
The Lisbon metro (Metropolitano de Lisboa - Lisbon metro operator) was
the first to put in place a new tticketing system integrating
contactless smart cards as physical support for its trnasport titles.
The contactless smart card CALYPSO has been introduced by many
operators of the Lisbon region (AML), among whom Carris (Lisbon bus,
tramways and funiculars operator) with the smart card 7'Colinas, and
different systems allow users to recharge their cards, on Post Offices
or Banks terminals.