THE S.N.C.F. HAS PLACED ORDERS WITH FRENCH MANUFACTURERS FOR VERY HIGH SPEED ELECTRIC TRAINS TO RUN ON THE PARIS-SOUTH- EAST LINE

The parts of this article describe the development, design and testing of the high-speed motor car Z7001 of the French National Railways, a prototype of ultra-fast intercity passenger equipment. The topics: Description of the Experimental Unit; The Aims and Performance of the Test Programme; Results in Respect of the Main Objects of the Tests; Conclusions. These activities have been followed by the placing of orders for ultra-high-speed electric trains to operation on the Paris--Southeast Line which is to be built between Paris and Lyon.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Federation des Industries Ferroviaires

    12 rue Bixio
    75007 Paris,   France 
  • Publication Date: 1976

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  • Accession Number: 00135217
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Quart Rev
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 23 1976 12:00AM