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(United Kingdom )LONDON-STANSTED

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Stansted people mover (1)

Stansted people mover (2)

Stansted people mover (3)
London Stansted
An automated people mover is operating since 1991 in Stansted Airport, linking the main terminal to 2 satellite terminals; this system has many similarity to the London Gatwick one.
BAA (official site)

description uptaded on Jan 29th, 2011

map created on Jan 29th, 2011 (© 2005-2014 Ing. M. Tarozzi)

CHRONOLOGY
1991Main Terminal-Satellite 1
1998Satellite 1-Satellite 2; new CX-100 rolling stock

CountryUnited Kingdom
Line--
InhabitantsCity 7.400.000, District 11.250.000
Date opening1991
Future development:--
Length (km)3.1
Track sectionspartly on viaduct (750 m)
Stops3, average distance m 1.600
Platforms--
Platform doorsyes
general characteristicslength 36 m, width --
n. of vehicles5 (C-100; 1991)+4 (CX-100; 1998)
n. of cars per vehicle1-2-3
Typerubber tyres
Vehicle dimensions (m)length --; - width --
Vehicle capacity (pax)--
Frequency --
Current/Voltage 600 V DC from third rail
Guide/gauge concrete lane with single central guidance
Speed Km/hComm 44, Max --
Accel./Decel. (m/sec2)--
System capacity3.200 pphpd
Ridership--
Total cost--
Staff--
System builderBOMBARDIER
ModelC-100, CX-100
NOTEADTranz system (now Bombardier)
technical data uptaded on Jan 29th, 2011