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New, proposed safetys standards for U.S. passenger trains were unveiled this week.
The preferred route for the second phase of a high-speed rail route connecting northern England with London has been revealed. The £56bn project, referred to as High Speed 2 (HS2), will include new stations, bottleneck removals, and track improvements.
Texans would welcome high-speed rail as a much-needed alternative to their current options.
Thousands of Cubs fans are making their way from Chicago to Cleveland for Game 7 of the World Series tonight. Throughout the series fans from both teams have been making the journey between Chicago and Cleveland either by plane, train or automobile.
The California High Speed Rail Authority is the first agency developing the process for making high-speed rail a reality in the U.S. They are modifying their plans as they go along and leaving a blueprint for how future high-speed rail projects can be accomplished.
The Union Pearson Express train in Toronto connects Canada’s busiest airport with their busiest train station. Since launching in June, the service had struggled to reach their ridership projections but a recent change has more than tripled their daily ridership.
For the last two weeks a group of MHSRA supporters were traveling around Japan on the country’s passenger rail network.
On September 14 Germany’s railroad company Deutsche Bahn (DB) unveiled ICE 4, the latest generation of inter-city train sets. The Siemens built ICE 4 will have a top speed of 155mph and will be the backbone of Germany’s long-distance network.