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California rail authority reduces size of future bullet train stations

(Source: Los Angeles Times, October 21, 2016)

LOS ANGELES — The California bullet train authority has told its design engineers that the future system would have shorter trains and smaller station platforms, reducing the capacity of individual trains by roughly 50% and potentially the capacity of the entire Los Angeles-to-San Francisco route.

Full story: Los Angeles Times

Friday, October 21, 2016

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