PRE-SERIES PRODUCTION HIGH SPEED TRAINS. FIRST RESULTS

LES RAMES TGV DE PRESERIE. LES PREMIERS RESULTATS

The first pre-series high speed train was delivered without interior fittings in July 1978 and fitted with measuring devices to check it systematically in trials with single phase current in the Alsace plain, with d.c. current between Paris and Tours and on lines in the Pyrenees. Tests mainly concerned endurance, braking, stability and comfort.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Societe Nationale des Chemins de Fer Francais

    92 rue Bonaparte
    75 Paris 6e,   France 
  • Authors:
    • Metzler, J M
  • Publication Date: 1979-1

Language

  • French

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00195129
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM