China's high-speed train sets new spe...

China's high-speed train sets new speed record

There are 8 comments on the People's Daily Online story from Sep 28, 2010, titled China's high-speed train sets new speed record. In it, People's Daily Online reports that:

A train departs from Hongqiao Railway Station in Shanghai, east China, Sept. 28, 2010.

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snowflake

San Francisco, CA

#2 Sep 29, 2010
One word, WOW.
Wong

Taiyuan, China

#3 Sep 29, 2010
snowflake wrote:
One word, WOW.
You know, for the ordinary people in China, the price is little high. We're all expecting the price go down.
fake

Hampden, ME

#4 Sep 29, 2010
April 3, 2007 French TGV hits 574 KM/h
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/6521295.stm

how does 416 beat 574?
sosong

Klang, Malaysia

#6 Sep 29, 2010
fake,
the French TGV hit 574 only on a test run (NO PASSENGER), it was never (at least NOT YET) commercialized and in everyday operation, but this China one is going to be in everyday operation very soon (probably less than 8 weeks) carrying thousands of passengers
sosong

Klang, Malaysia

#7 Sep 29, 2010
fake,
French TGV hit 574 on a test run (no passenger, experimental only), but China one is a commercialized one, very soon (< 8weeks) it will carry thousand passengers
sosong

Klang, Malaysia

#8 Sep 29, 2010
all other speeds shown in that same web page also not commercialized yet.

this China one is the fastest ever commercialized.
Wong

Taiyuan, China

#9 Sep 30, 2010
sosong wrote:
all other speeds shown in that same web page also not commercialized yet.
this China one is the fastest ever commercialized.
Well, I think I just learn the fact from you. Thanks.
swoosh

Jakarta, Indonesia

#10 Oct 2, 2010
I can't understand those who expected that ALL Chinese citizens should be able to afford the first class ticket of this train. I think those naive people are communists.

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