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The Armistice of Cassibile was an armistice signed on 3 September 1943 by Walter Bedell Smith and Giuseppe Castellano, and made public on 8 September, between the Kingdom of Italy and the Allies during World War II.
Trenitalia c2c Limited, Trenitalia c2c Limited formerly NXET Trains Limited trading as c2c, is an English train operating company owned by Trenitalia that operates the Essex Thameside railway franchise.
Centostazioni S.p.A. (100 Stations) is a subsidiary of Italian holding company Ferrovie dello Stato.
The chairman (also chairperson, chairwoman or chair) is the highest officer of an organized group such as a board, a committee, or a deliberative assembly.
Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.
Civitavecchia (meaning "ancient town") is a town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Rome in the central Italian region of Lazio.
Costanzo Ciano, 1st Count of Cortellazzo and Buccari (30 August 1876 – 26 June 1939) was an Italian naval officer and politician.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
The Florence–Rome high-speed railway line is a link in the Italian high-speed rail network.
The ALe 801/940 are a serie of EMUs built in the 1970s for the Italian state railways FS, and now used by the railway company Trenitalia.
The ALe 803 are a serie of EMUs built in the 1960s for the Italian state railways FS, and now used by the railway company Trenitalia.
The ALn 668 (Automotrice Leggera a nafta, Light Diesel motor car) series is a family of Diesel railcars built by Fiat Ferroviaria between the 1950s and the 1980s.
The FS E.444 is a class of Italian railways electric locomotives.
The ETR 300, also known as "Settebello-type" for its use on the former ''Settebello'' train service, is a type of Italian fast electric multiple unit (EMU) trainset formerly operated by Ferrovie dello Stato (Italian State Railways).
ETR 450 (ElettroTrenoRapido 450) was the first series Italian tilting train (also called Pendolino).
Gioia Ghezzi (Milan, 1962) is an Italian Manager and Chair of Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane.
Golfo Aranci (Gallurese: Figari, Figari) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Sassari in the Italian region Sardinia, located about north of Cagliari and about northeast of Olbia.
Goods wagons or freight wagons (North America: goods cars or freight cars) are unpowered railway vehicles that are used for the transportation of cargo.
High-speed rail in Italy consists of two lines connecting most of the country's major cities.
A holding company is a company that owns other companies' outstanding stock.
InterCity (commonly abbreviated IC on timetables and tickets) is the classification applied to certain long-distance passenger train services in Europe.
Italian Fascism (fascismo italiano), also known simply as Fascism, is the original fascist ideology as developed in Italy.
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.
A joint-stock company is a business entity in which shares of the company's stock can be bought and sold by shareholders.
A livery is a uniform, insignia or symbol adorning, in a non-military context, a person, an object or a vehicle that denotes a relationship between the wearer of the livery and an individual or corporate body.
Mauro Moretti (born 29 October 1953) is an Italian executive and former CEO and General Manager of Leonardo S.p.A. (formerly Finmeccanica), from May 2014 to May 2017.
Mercitalia is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Italian state railway (FSI) system that operates freight transport and logistics services both within Italy and across Europe.
Messina Marittima railway station (Stazione di Messina Marittima) is an interchange station for train and ferry services into and out of the city and comune of Messina, on the island of Sicily, Italy.
Michele Mario Elia is an Italian manager and CEO of Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane Spa since May 2014.
The Ministry of Economy and Finances (Ministero dell'Economia e delle Finanze, also known by the acronym MEF), is a ministry of the Italian government.
A multiple-unit train or simply multiple unit (MU) is a self-propelled train composed of one or more carriages joined together, which when coupled to another multiple unit can be controlled by a single driver.
National Express is a British multinational public transport company headquartered in Birmingham that operates bus, coach, train and tram services in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada, Spain, Portugal, Malta, Germany and Morocco and long-distance coach services across Europe.
Netinera (formerly Arriva Deutschland), is a railway company operating in Germany.
Pendolino (from Italian pendolo "pendulum", and -ino, a diminutive suffix) is an Italian family of tilting trains used in Italy, Spain, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Finland, Russian Federation, the Czech Republic, the United Kingdom, Slovakia, Switzerland and China.
Privatization (also spelled privatisation) is the purchase of all outstanding shares of a publicly traded company by private investors, or the sale of a state-owned enterprise to private investors.
Qbuzz is a public transport company in the Netherlands that operates services in Utrecht, Drenthe and Groningen.
Rail freight transport is the use of railroads and trains to transport cargo as opposed to human passengers.
Rail transport is a means of transferring of passengers and goods on wheeled vehicles running on rails, also known as tracks.
The Italian railway system is one of the most important parts of the infrastructure of Italy, with a total length of of which active lines are 16,723 km.
Renato Mazzoncini is the CEO and COO of the Italian Railway holding company Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane Spa.
Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI) is the Italian railway infrastructure manager, subsidiary of Ferrovie dello Stato (FS), a state-owned holding company.
Riccardo Bianchi (1854-1936) was an Italian engineer and the first Director-General of the Italian State Railways (FS), formed in 1905.
Rome (Roma; Roma) is the capital city of Italy and a special comune (named Comune di Roma Capitale).
Salerno (Salernitano: Salierne) is a city and comune in Campania (southwestern Italy) and is the capital of the province of the same name.
Sicily (Sicilia; Sicìlia) is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea.
Società per azioni (S.p.A.) is a form of corporation in Italy, meaning "company limited by shares" (although often translated as "joint-stock company", which may or may not be a limited liability entity).
State ownership (also called public ownership and government ownership) is the ownership of an industry, asset, or enterprise by the state or a public body representing a community as opposed to an individual or private party.
The Strait of Messina (Stretto di Messina), is a narrow strait between the eastern tip of Sicily (Punta del Faro) and the western tip of Calabria (Punta Pezzo) in the south of Italy.
The TGV (Train à Grande Vitesse, "high-speed train") is France's intercity high-speed rail service, operated by the SNCF, the state-owned national rail operator.
A train operating company (TOC) is a business operating passenger trains on the railway system of Great Britain under the collective National Rail brand.
TrainOSE S.A. (ΤραινΟΣΕ Α.Ε., pronounced trenosé) is a railway company in Greece which currently operates all passenger and freight trains on OSE lines.
Italy has a well developed transport infrastructure.
Trenitalia is the primary train operator in Italy.
Verona (Venetian: Verona or Veròna) is a city on the Adige river in Veneto, Italy, with approximately 257,000 inhabitants and one of the seven provincial capitals of the region.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.