Appearance and contents

Atlas of Urban Electric Transport In the Russian Federation

The atlas contains a number of functional sections. The first section is an introductory commentary by the authors, followed by a short history of urban electric transport in Russia.

Atlas of Urban Electric Transport In the Russian Federation

The main section includes pages with data on urban electric transport systems in particular cities, with short statistics, a list of vehicles types in service, a list of routes and network maps, modern photos, interesting facts and a short historical summary (as appropriate).

The remaining pages of this section show photos of museum exhibits, and at the end there are also photos of service vehicles.

Atlas of Urban Electric Transport In the Russian Federation

Atlas of Urban Electric Transport In the Russian Federation

Atlas of Urban Electric Transport In the Russian Federation

The third section is the reference and information part of the atlas. 20 appendices in the form of tables, diagrams and texts, depict the historical development of urban electric transport in Russia, the distribution of cities and towns with urban electric transport by Russian regions, their presence in different groups according to numbers of inhabitants etc. A special section is devoted to the predecessors of the electric tramway horse, steam and gasoline tramways, as well as closed and non-municipal electric transport systems. Information on fares, passenger flows and the operating efficiency of tramway and trolleybus systems is summarized. Information on models and sub-models of passenger and service vehicles operating now in Russian cities is presented in another appendix. The summary tables on total metro rolling stock, trams and trolleybuses that are operating in urban electric transport systems, classified by models and sub-models, have also been included into this section.

Atlas of Urban Electric Transport In the Russian Federation

Atlas of Urban Electric Transport In the Russian Federation

Atlas of Urban Electric Transport In the Russian Federation