GMB Class 71

The motor coach series BM 71 is an electric multiple unit of AS Express Train (1996-2001 Norwegian State Railways (NSB )) for the high-speed traffic, it is also called Express Train ( " Aircraft ").

The high speed train runs at 210 km / h top speed in each case every ten minutes between the main station of the Norwegian capital Oslo Sentralstasjon and Oslo Airport Gardermoen and every 20 minutes between Asker west of Oslo and the airport. The travel time on the 48 km long Gardermobanen between the airport and down town Oslo is 19 minutes.

The electrically powered high-speed trains manufactured by Adtranz in 1998 are designed as Großraumwagen and pressure tight. They offer in a normal, three-piece train composition space for 170 travelers in a class. Due to rising passenger numbers, the 16 three -car trains were converted to each additional intermediate cars in a four-part train in 2008. They were also equipped with new air conditioning and a passenger information system.