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The Train CRH380A in China is as Fast as a Low-Speed Jet Plane

 - Dec 5, 2010
References: news.xinhuanet
The Chinese train CRH380A has set a new speed record during its trial run. The sleek train moved at a speed of 486.1 kilometers per hour, which is quite similar to a jet plane at low speed.

In an earlier trial run held in September 2010, the train CRH380A set a speed record of 416.6 km/h. In breaking its own previous feat, the train is considered to be the major achievement of China's high-speed train technology.