NEW TYPE COACHES FOR THE MODERNISATION OF LOCAL TRAINS

Locomotive-drawn coaches are operated on city suburban services. However JNR has recently developed a new coach with wider entrances and automatic doors in order to improve the quality of local services. This new series of coaches are used mainly on suburban services and on supplementary medium-distance trains at weekends.

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    Japan Railway Engineers' Association

    2-5-18 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Okada, N
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 22-23
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00189794
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1979 12:00AM