World’s fastest bullet train in Japan, has a 72ft nose, can reach 224mph, will be operational by 2030.
JR East released “ALFA-X” new test locomotive for next-generation bullet train.
The Alfa-X designed to decrease noise and pressure in tunnels, will be capable of reaching speeds of up to 224 mph (360 km/h).
Maglev locomotives can travel at up to 268mph and the fastest bullet trains can reach 200mph.
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