12.26.2009

China unveils 'world's fastest train link' while US trains flounder

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" In September, officials said they planned to build 42 high-speed lines by 2012 in a massive system overhaul as part of efforts to spur economic growth amid the global downturn.

The network uses technology developed in co-operation with foreign firms such as Siemens, Bombardier and Alstom."
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Note: I am sure similar plans are underway here in the US...well maybe not...
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