PRT - SEARCH FOR A DEFINITION

Although there is still a large amount of controversy on the subject, "Personal Rapid Transit" appears to be a sound concept. Morgantown, West Virginia, and the Dallas-Fort Worth airport system, are presently the only operating prototypes; Morgantown is still experimental but Dallas-Fort Worth airport is now in revenue service. The article describes the other plans that are presently considered for PRT in North America.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Cahners Publishing Company, Incorporated

    5 South Wabash Avenue
    Chicago, IL  USA  60603
  • Authors:
    • Shaffer, R E
  • Publication Date: 1975-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 42-44
  • Serial:
    • Modern Railroads
    • Volume: 30
    • Issue Number: 4
    • Publisher: K-III Press, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0736-2064

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00099208
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways, Headquarters Library
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 1982 12:00AM