GE Transportation Class 70 locomotives' GSM-R radio system: decision

Grants the GSM-R cab radio system for the GE Transportation Class 70 locomotives project a derogation against specified standards.


GSM-R cab mobiles to GE Transportation Class 70 Locomotives project: decision letter

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This letter concerns the Department for Transport’s decision about the GE Transportation Class 70 locomotives project. It explains that authorisation should be given against the whole 2016 CCS TSI in respect of GSM-R radio system for the project as it was already in an advanced stage of development.

Published 5 April 2017