All posts tagged “Passenger Train

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

Tokyo Yamanote Line train poster wall art

Yamanote Line E231 series

As of October 2016, the Yamanote line’s services were operated exclusively by a fleet of 50 11-car E231-500 series EMUs, which were phased in from April 21, 2002. These trains originally each included two “six-door cars” with six pairs of doors per side and bench… Read More