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Current affairs 30, May 2016

Current affairs 30, May 2016

By: D.K Choudhary

Trial run of High-Speed Spanish Talgo Train conducted in India

Who: Trial run of High-Speed Spanish Talgo Train

Where: Bareilly-Moradabad route of Uttar Pradesh

What: Conducted

When: 29 May 2016

Nine-coach Spanish train Talgo’s trial run was conducted on 29 May 2016 on the Bareilly-Moradabad route of Uttar Pradesh. It was conducted as part of the Railways’ strategy to increase the speed of trains.

The trail run was conducted by a joint team of the Railway Design Standards Organisation (RDSO) and Spanish train manufacturer Talgo.

The nine-coach Talgo train hauled by a 4500 HP diesel engine was tested on the 90-km line as part of the first trial run. The 90-km distance was covered in 1 hour 10 minutes.

 

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