China Opens Worlds Fastest Train
China has opened the world’s fastest bullet train, called CRH380, topping 262 mph, though it will usually operate at 220 mph. The train will travel at a distance of 125 miles,
covering two stations, shortening the trip from 78 minutes to 45 minutes.
The developer says it reflects a variety of innovations, including “low-resistance streamline head, vibration mode system matching, high-air-tightness body, safe and
reliable high-speed dual-pantograph current-receiving performance, safe and environment-friendly brake system, human-oriented passenger interface and outstanding intelligent performance.”
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