Recent developments are surveyed in transit facilities: electric automobiles, electronic engine control, automated group rapid transit, fuel-economical gas-turbine buses, microprocessor control for rail transit propulsion. Also presented are Japanese and West German projects for magnetic levitation trains and new electronic navigation aids.

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  • Authors:
    • Kaplan, G
  • Publication Date: 1980-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 69-74
  • Serial:
    • IEEE Spectrum
    • Volume: 17
    • Issue Number: 1
    • Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
    • ISSN: 0018-9235

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00316548
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1980 12:00AM