Monthly archives of “August 2019

S-Bahn Class 481 Berlin Underground Train Poster

S-Bahn Class 481

The Class 481/482 is an electric multiple unit train for the Berlin S-Bahn which was designed to replace the aging rail cars after the German reunification in 1990. In 1990 most of the rail cars were still composed of mostly Class 475, 476 and 477… Read More

InterCity APT

The Advanced Passenger Train (APT) was a tilting high speed train developed in the 1970s and early 1980s for use on the West Coast Main Line (WCML). The WCML contained many curves, and the APT pioneered the concept of active tilting to address these, a… Read More

TGV Duplex French high speed train poster

TGV Duplex

The TGV Duplex is the third generation of French high-speed train and is the first TGV trainset to feature double-decker carriages. It was specially designed to increase capacity on high-speed lines with saturated traffic and features a seating capacity of 508 passengers. After its opening… Read More

TGV Atlantique train poster

TGV Atlantique

The TGV Atlantique is the second generation of TGV high-speed trains used in France, built between 1988 and 1992 following on from the TGV Sud-Est. 105 trainsets were built for the opening of the LGV Atlantique line. The Atlantique is made up of two power… Read More