Category: Planning_ Rail Operations

Angels Flight

Angels Flight is a landmark 2 foot, 6 inch narrow gauge funicular railway in the Bunker Hill district of downtown Los Angeles. It has operated on two slightly different sites, using the same cars. The first Angels Flight operated from…

ARTICULATED RAIL VEHICLE (ARTICULATED CAR)

1. An extra-long rail vehicle with two or more bodies connected by joint mechanisms that allow bending in curves yet provide a continuous interior. Typically, the vehicle is 56-100 ft (17-33 m) long. It is very common on light rail…