DB LAUNCHES RADIO-BASED TRAIN OPERATION

German Rail (DB) has launched a pilot project for radio based train operation, called FFB, that uses GSM-R (Global System for Mobile communications for Railways) for the transmission of safety vital data by radio and the Simis microcomputer safety system. This article provides a description of the project, claimed to be a world first.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    345 Hudson Street
    New York, NY  United States  10014
  • Publication Date: 2000-9

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00800830
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 7 2000 12:00AM