Bombardier Transportation delivered a turnkey INNOVIA APM 300 automated people mover system at Dubai International Airport, one of the world’s busiest airports. The system started its operation in February 2016. As part of Dubai Airport’s expansion program, the new APM system connects the existing Terminal 1 to the new Concourse 4. The driverless INNOVIA APM 300 system uses Bombardier’s CITYFLO 650 communications-based automatic train control technology and offers short headways, high reliability and efficient operation.
- The fleet of 18 driverless INNOVIA APM 300 vehicles operates as 5-car trains
- The 1.5 km elevated system is designed to carry 200,000 passengers daily
- Bombardier’s scope included the design, supply and installation of all electrical and mechanical equipment, including project management, systems engineering and integration, testing and commissioning