CITYFLO 550 - Frankfurt, Germany

Bombardier Transportation were awarded the contact for the world's first installation of theCITYFLO 550 solution at Frankfurt International Airport in 1994. As one of the world's busiest airports, the TUV certified Frankfurt APM has a peak capacity of 4,500 passengers per hour per direction (pphpd) and provides automatic synchronised operation of both vehicle and station doors.

The CITYFLO 550 solution supplied includes the EBI Screen control room and supervisory system and EBI Cab ATC onboard equipment.

The Frankfurt APM comprises 18 fully automated CX-100 vehicles travelling between 3 stations, operating in a pinched loop configuration over 3.8 km of elevated dual guideway.