Technical Reports

Safety Relevant Observations on the Ice High-Speed Train

  • 01
  • Jul
  • 1991
AUTHOR: M. R. Coltrnan, R. M. Dorer, W. T. Hathway, R. A. Wlodyka
OFFICE: RPD
SUBOFFICE: RPD-30
REPORT NUMBER: DOT/FRA/ORD-91/04
KEYWORDS: high-speed ground transportation; high-speed rail; high-speed trains; ICE; Intercity Express; German National Railway
ABSTRACT: The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is concerned with safety the of high-speed rail technology proposed for possible application in the United States. This report, one in a series of reports'-pertaining to high-speed rail technologies, presents an initial review of the German high-speed train, the Intercity Express (ICE).

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