GERMAN RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM CONCERNING ADVANCED TRACKED GROUND-TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

The author gives a review of the research and development of track-guided high-speed transportation systems in the Federal Republic of Germany, which are funded by the Federal Ministry of Research and Technology. He outlines the reasons and objectives for funding the new technology, and discusses the pros and cons of magnetic levitated systems.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Planning Transport Associates, Incorporated

    P.O. Box 4824, Duke Station
    Durham, NC  USA  27706
  • Authors:
    • Schulz, H
  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Accession Number: 00180386
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 12 1978 12:00AM