INTER-CITY AND THE ADVANCED PASSENGER TRAIN

This paper describes the British concept for inter-city rapid transit, the Advanced Passenger Train. Route analyses, travel times, railbed adaptation, aerodynamics, and braking are among the aspects of the APT considered here.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for Meeting 8-12 January 1973.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers

    485 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY  USA  10017
  • Authors:
    • CAUTLEY, P
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Media Info

  • Pagination: 20 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00047400
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 730059 Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 13 1976 12:00AM