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China Is Testing A Super High-Speed Maglev System, Developed By Scientists In The U.S., But Never Built Here

Chinese researchers at the Applied Superconductivity Laboratory of Southwest Jiatong University, led by Dr. Deng Zigang, are developing a maglev train prototype to run inside an evacuated tube, which could potentially reach supersonic speeds up to 1,800 mph. The limit … Continue reading

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Chinese Official Elaborates China’s Railway ‘Going Out’ Strategy

Wang Mengshu, of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, in an extensive interview with the Beijing Times, laid out the general strategy of China utilizing its growing expertise in high-speed rail construction to create a World Land-Bridge. It seems that China … Continue reading

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