Some articles on speed, speeds, maximum operating speed:
... China Railway High-speed runs different electric multiple unit trainsets, the designs for which are imported from other nations and designated CRH-1 ... re-designed in China to allow the trains to run at higher speeds than the foreign designs allowed. 250 design CRH1A sets consists of 8 cars maximum operating speed of 250 km/h CRH1B a modified 16-car version maximum operating speed of 250 km/h CRH1E is a 16-car high-speed sleeper version ...
... China Railway High-speed runs different electric multiple unit (trainsets), the designs of which all are imported from other nations and given the designations CRH-1 through CRH-5 ... since they have re-designed major components so the trains can run at a much higher speed than the original foreign train design ... CRH1A sets consists of 8 cars maximum operating speed of 250 km/h ...
... Maximum operating speed was 220 km/h (140 mph) ... Maximum operating speed is 230 km/h (140 mph) ... Entered service in 1992, initially on Nozomi services with maximum operating speed of 270 km/h (170 mph) ...
Famous quotes containing the words speed, maximum and/or operating:
“There exist certain individuals who are, by nature, given purely to contemplation and are utterly unsuited to action, and who, nevertheless, under a mysterious and unknown impulse, sometimes act with a speed which they themselves would have thought beyond them.”
—Charles Baudelaire (18211867)
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—Norman Mailer (b. 1923)
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—Louise Hart (20th century)