by Fan Railer
keyboardkat wrote:Please forgive my ignorance but what does CBTC stand for? The last two letters are probably for "Train Control." Is it "Computer Based Train Control"? And what's wrong with real, live human train crews?Communications Based Train Control, also known as the moving block system. in short, human crews will still be at the controls monitoring and ready to take over in case of failure, but this system will help to reduce headways, increase speed, and increase line capacity.