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The was a limited-stop train service that operated until November 2002 in Japan on the Joetsu Shinkansen high-speed line between Tokyo and Niigata.
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.
The bilevel car (American English) or double-decker train (British English and Canadian English) is a type of rail car that has two levels of passenger accommodation, as opposed to one, increasing passenger capacity (in example cases of up to 57% per car).
The crested ibis (Nipponia nippon), also known as the Japanese crested ibis or, variously written in kanji as 朱鷺, 鴇, 鵇, 鴾, or 桃花鳥, and written in hanzi as 朱䴉 or 朱鷺, is a large (up to long), white-plumaged ibis of pine forests.
The is a high-speed shinkansen train type operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) in Japan.
is a major passenger railway company in Japan and one of the seven Japan Railways Group companies.
() is a Japanese multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan.
The is a high-speed shinkansen railway line connecting Tokyo and Niigata, Japan, via the Tōhoku Shinkansen, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).
is a Japanese public multinational corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of motorcycles, heavy equipment, aerospace and defense equipment, rolling stock and ships.
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 is a train service operated on the Tōhoku Shinkansen by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) in 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.
The is a railway museum in Saitama, Saitama, Japan, which opened on 14 October 2007.
is the capital and the most populous city of Saitama Prefecture, Japan.
The, colloquially known in English as the bullet train, is a network of high-speed railway lines in Japan.
The TGV Duplex is a French high-speed train of the TGV family, manufactured by Alstom, and operated by the French national railway company SNCF.
The is a high-speed train service operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East) on the Joetsu Shinkansen in Japan.
The is a Japanese high-speed Shinkansen rail line, connecting Tokyo with Aomori in Aomori Prefecture in a route length of 674 km (419 miles), making it Japan's longest Shinkansen line.
The is a high-speed Shinkansen train service operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) on the Joetsu Shinkansen in Japan.
The is a high-speed Shinkansen train service operated on the Tōhoku Shinkansen between and by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) in Japan.
25 kV alternating current electrification is commonly used in railway electrification systems worldwide, especially for high-speed rail.