Kallas outlines 2050 vision

November 2010
Railway Gazette International;Nov2010, Vol. 166 Issue 11, p61
Trade Publication
This article reports on the vision of European Union (EU) Transport Commissioner Siim Kallas for a pan-European rail network outlined during his keynote address at the InnoTrans 2010 trade fair opening ceremony in Berlin, Germany, on September 21, 2010.


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