TITLE

Keeping the falcon flying

AUTHOR(S)
Kingsley, Nick
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Dec2010, Vol. 166 Issue 12, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the developments in the high speed railways of Russia as of December 2010. The high-speed trains of the Siemens Velaro RUS, branded as Sapsan, by Russian Railways (RZD) were introduced on its Moscow-St. Petersburg route in December 2009, and RZD has implemented infrastructure modernization to increase speeds on the route and the one from Moscow to Nizhniy Novgorod. Meanwhile, there are depot operations in St. Petersburg that are coordinated by a Computerized Maintenance Management System.
ACCESSION #
57086634

 

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