Latest High-speed rail Stories

2014-03-17 16:20:44

DALLAS, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Automatic fare collection (AFC) system is widely used in urban rails and high-speed railways. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140317/MN84359) By the end of 2013, 19 Chinese cities had put 87 urban rail lines into operation with the operating mileage of 2,539 km, of which 56 lines, 1,788 km (70.42%) and 1,017 operating stations were contributed by top six cities - Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Chongqing and Tianjin. In 2014,...

2014-02-11 08:22:34

MONTREAL, February 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Explore Spain with 4 to 12 train journeys of your choice ACP Rail International is pleased to introduce the Renfe Spain Pass [http://www.acprail.com/rail-passes/europe/renfe-spain-pass ]: the perfect rail pass for travel throughout this vibrant country. Renfe Spain Passes are available for 4, 6, 8, 10 or 12 train journeys to be used within 1 month, making this a flexible option for any trip duration. And the options don't...

Elon Musk To Publish Hyperloop Plans
2013-08-12 04:35:29

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online SpaceX founder and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk’s plans for a pneumatic travel system that moves faster than the speed of sound will be published on Monday, with the billionaire revealing he has no plans to patent the design and will allow other researchers to study, modify or develop it on an “open source” basis. The system is known as the “Hyperloop,” and according to Nick Allen of The Telegraph, it is not the...

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