SEVEN YEARS OF EXPERIENCE WITH THE GAS TURBINE TRAINS KNOWN AS "TURBO TRAINS"

The French-designed high-speed passenger train powered by gas turbines which is in commercial service in the U.S., France and Iran has accumulated 50 million kilometers of service. The design philosophy, results achieved in service and other facets of the applications in three nations are discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    International Railway Congress Association

    17-21 rue de Louvrain
    1000 Brussels,   Belgium 
  • Authors:
    • DURAND, C
  • Publication Date: 1977-12

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 644-646
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00173795
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 3 1978 12:00AM