High-speed train to run on different rail systems

High-speed train that can run on different rail systems. Chinese train maker CRRC Changchun Railway Vehicles Co., Ltd. rolled out a new type of high-speed train which can run on different rail systems.

High-speed train
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The train, with a standard speed of 400 km per hour, has been developed to cope with different rail systems on international routes, making international rail travel more convenient, as railway magazine сообщает Railway Supply informs referring Xinhua News.

The problem of tranfer from one rail gauge to another has been solving since the beginning of the twentieth century. Today, we can say that a new product from CRRC will solve one of the main problems of international railway communication.

Most of the states of Western Europe have a track gauge of 1435 mm, Spain – 1668 mm, Portugal – 1665 mm, Finland – 1524 mm, and the countries of the former Soviet Union have a gauge of 1520 mm.

High-speed train
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