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is a city located in the western portion of Tokyo Metropolis, Japan.
Automatic train control (ATC) is a general class of train protection systems for railways that involves a speed control mechanism in response to external inputs.
A brushed DC motor is an internally commutated electric motor designed to be run from a direct current power source.
The is the main railway company operating in the Chūbu (Nagoya) region of central Japan.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
is a prefecture in northwestern Shikoku, Japan.
was a world's fair held in Suita, Osaka, Japan, between March 15 and September 13, 1970.
is a city in eastern Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan.
is the capital city of Fukuoka Prefecture, situated on the northern shore of Japanese island Kyushu.
is a major railway station in Hakata-ku, Fukuoka, Japan.
The is an 8.5 km long railway line in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, connecting Hakata Station in Fukuoka with Hakata-Minami Station in Kasuga.
is the name of a high-speed train service running on the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen "bullet train" lines in Japan.
is a railway station in Minami-ku, Hiroshima, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).
() is a Japanese multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan.
Hsinchu County is a county in north-western Taiwan.
is a prefecture of Japan located in the Kansai region on Honshu island.
is a town located in Tokachi Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.
is a Japanese-language monthly magazine for railfans covering the mainly Japanese railways published by Koyusha.
is a manufacturer of heavy rail cars in Japan, formerly known as.
, abbreviated or "JNR", was the business entity that operated Japan's national railway network from 1949 to 1987.
is a city in Kyoto Prefecture, Japan.
is a Japanese public multinational corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of motorcycles, heavy equipment, aerospace and defense equipment, rolling stock and ships.
is the rolling stock production division of Kawasaki Heavy Industries. Since beginning operations in 1906, the company has produced more than 90,000 Railroad cars.
() is a Japanese manufacturer of railroad vehicles base in Osaka.
Kobe Maritime Museum is a museum in Kobe, Japan focusing on the history of Japanese shipping and Kobe harbor.
is one of the three train services running on the Tōkaidō/San'yō Shinkansen.
in Kokura Kita ward is the main railway station in Kitakyushu, Japan.
The (formerly the until 2016) is a railway museum in Shimogyō-ku, Kyoto, Japan.
The following is a list of high-speed trains, limited to conventional wheeled trains, that have been, are, or will be in commercial service.
The was the corporate museum operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West) in Minato-ku, Osaka, Japan.
The National Railway Museum (NRM) is a museum in York forming part of the British Science Museum Group of National Museums and telling the story of rail transport in Britain and its impact on society.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
,, formed in 1896, is a major rolling stock manufacturer based in Nagoya, Japan.
The is a railway museum in Ōme, Tokyo, Japan.
() is a designated city in the Kansai region of Japan.
is a prefecture located in the Kansai region on Honshu, the main island of Japan.
An overhead line or overhead wire is used to transmit electrical energy to trams, trolleybuses or trains.
A pantograph (or "pan") is an apparatus mounted on the roof of an electric train, tram or electric bus to collect power through contact with an overhead line.
In railroading, the pilot (also known as a cowcatcher or cattle catcher) is the device mounted at the front of a locomotive to deflect obstacles on the track that might otherwise derail the train.
The is a railway museum in Saitama, Saitama, Japan, which opened on 14 October 2007.
The is a line of the Japanese Shinkansen high-speed rail network, connecting Shin-Osaka in Osaka with Hakata Station in Fukuoka, the two largest cities in western Japan.
The is a railway museum owned by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central) in Nagoya, Japan.
is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan.
is a railway station in Yodogawa-ku, Osaka, Japan.
The, colloquially known in English as the bullet train, is a network of high-speed railway lines in Japan.
A standard-gauge railway is a railway with a track gauge of.
is a city located in northern Osaka Prefecture, Japan.
Taiwan High Speed Rail (abbreviated THSR or HSR) is a high-speed rail line that runs approximately, along the west coast of Taiwan, from the capital Taipei to the southern city of Kaohsiung.
A tap changer is a mechanism in transformers which allows for variable turn ratios to be selected in discrete steps.
The is a Japanese high-speed Shinkansen line, opened in 1964 between Tokyo and Shin-Ōsaka.
is a city located in the eastern part of Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
A traction motor is an electric motor used for propulsion of a vehicle, such as an electric locomotive or electric roadway vehicle.
A train is a form of transport consisting of a series of connected vehicles that generally runs along a rail track to transport cargo or passengers.
, also referred to as, is one of the Japan Railways Group (JR Group) companies and operates in western Honshu.
York is a historic walled city at the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss in North Yorkshire, England.
The was a Japanese Shinkansen high-speed train type which operated between 1984 and 2012 on the Tokaido Shinkansen and Sanyo Shinkansen high-speed lines. They were introduced after the 200 series trains, but their numbering is such because in the days of Japanese National Railways (JNR), Shinkansen types running east of Tokyo were given even numbers and those west of Tokyo odd numbers, hence they were given the next odd number in line after 0, 100. The last remaining examples of the type were withdrawn from service following the last runs on 16 March 2012.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
25 kV alternating current electrification is commonly used in railway electrification systems worldwide, especially for high-speed rail.
The was a Japanese high-speed Shinkansen train type which operated on the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen lines in Japan between 1992 and 2012.