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New Briefs: Chinese Bullet Train

New Briefs: Chinese Bullet Train

BEIJING AP) - China's first bullet-type train is expected to come off the production

line this October, an official newspaper said on May 19.

A prototype of the new train, which has a maximum speed of 200 kilometers per hour

and a normal speed of 160 kilometers per hour, has had successful test runs on the

Beijing-Guangzhou railway, the China Daily said.

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