Features of the British Railways experimental Advanced Passenger Train that is reported to offer the prospect of 250 km/hr on existing tracks and possibly 400 km/hr on new lines, and greatly extending the range of conventional steel-rail track by virtue of a suspension which combines a high critical speed and passage through curves without flange contact.

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    IPC Transport Press, Limited

    Dorset House, Stamford Street
    London SE1 9LU,   England 
  • Authors:
    • WICKENS, A H
  • Publication Date: 1972-5

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  • Accession Number: 00041998
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 2 1973 12:00AM