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Topic: Maglev

Project MAGLEV

Magnetic-levitation train

The Federal Railway Authority is the surveillance, authorization and project approval authority for the magnetic-levitation train (MAGLEV).

The EBA responsibilities are constituted in the General Magnetic-Levitation Train Law (AMbG) and in the Magnetic-Levitation Train Planning Law (MBPlG).

The Magnetic-Levitation Train Construction and Operating Regulations (MbBO) and the Magnetic-Levitation Train Noise Prevention Law specify the individual details.


Christoph Schniggenberg
Project coordinator MAGLEV
Federal Railway Authoritity
Headquarter Bonn
Phone: +49 228 9826-213
Fax: +49 228 9826-9213