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INNOVIA APM – London Heathrow, UK

Bombardier Transportation was the supplier of the INNOVIA APM 200 automated people mover system that formed part of original Terminal 5 (T5) construction project. The first phase of the system opened along with the T5 complex in 2008 and included two stations and two 3-car trains. The second phase opened in 2011 and included an extension to a third station and three additional vehicles. The APM system was incorporated in the design of the T5 complex to ensure the convenient and efficient mobility of passengers.

Project summary:

  • Ten driverless INNOVIA APM vehicles operating as 3- and 4-car trains
  • During peak hours, the modern vehicle fleet can carry 6,000 passengers per hour per direction
  • The shuttle service uses an underground dual-lane tunnel and features Bombardier’s CITYFLO 650 communications-based train control technology
  • Bombardier has provided technical assistance services since 2008


Bombardier Scope of Work E & M Turnkey - Electrical and Mechanical System Supply
System Length 0.67 km (0.42 mi.)
Number of Stations 3
Start of Revenue Service 2008
Fleet Size INNOVIA APM 200 vehicles
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