This textbook contains the following chapters: (1) Basic Prerequisites for High-Speed Operation of Passenger Trains; (2) Development of Passenger Traffic in the USSR; Plan and Design of High-Speed Railroad Lines; (3) Planning and Design of High-Speed Railroad Lines; (4) Design Features and Track Maintenance of High-Speed Traffic; (5) Rolling Stock for High-Speed Passenger Trains; (6) Braking Technology for Rolling Stock; (7) Aerodynamic Testing of Rolling Stock; (8) Power Supply for High-Speed Electrified Lines; (9) Automation of Traffic Control on High-Speed Lines; (10) Construction and Operating Problems of Special High-Speed Lines.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Table of Contents only translated in English, original untranslated as of November 1976.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Transport Publishing House

    Basmannyi Tupik 6A
    Moscow B-174,   USSR 
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Pagination: 5 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00142600
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Textbook
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Dec 1 1976 12:00AM