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Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport has giant plans

Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport has giant plans

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018 00:09 0

Ottawa’s Macdonald–Cartier International Airport is due for a 100 Million Dollar renovation.  The decision comes in response to several years of steady growth with the ... Read More

Alaska Railroad resumes services following earthquake

Alaska Railroad resumes services following earthquake

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018 16:03 0

The Alaska Railroad will restore all regularly scheduled freight and passenger services beginning today, Tuesday, Dec. 4, following the 7.0-magnitude earthquake that struck Southcentral Alaska ... Read More

Korea introduces tourist trains to explore mountainous and rural areas

Korea introduces tourist trains to explore mountainous and rural areas

editor editor- April 22, 2013 06:39 0

SEOUL, Korea - To Koreans, Baekdu-daegan, nicknamed the "spine of the Korean Peninsula," is not just a chain of mountains running across the country. Read More

Slovakia to join the Eurail Global Pass in 2012

Slovakia to join the Eurail Global Pass in 2012

editor editor- November 30, 2011 04:46 0

UTRECHT, Netherlands - Eurail Group G.I.E. has announced that Slovakia will join the Eurail Global Pass on the 1st January, 2012. Read More

15.4 million Indonesians expected to travel over Eid holidays

15.4 million Indonesians expected to travel over Eid holidays

editor editor- August 15, 2011 03:41 0

This year, Indonesian Minister for Transportation Freddy Numberi expects the number of people making the yearly trek to their respective hometowns over the Eid holidays ... Read More

Eurostar announces new branding and service enhancements

Eurostar announces new branding and service enhancements

editor editor- April 15, 2011 03:07 0

LONDON, England - Eurostar has revealed it will be changing its branding and introducing new service enhancements for its customers, with Eurostar wishing to reflect ... Read More

Will high-speed rail replace flying on short trip routes?

Will high-speed rail replace flying on short trip routes?

editor editor- March 22, 2011 04:21 0

Boston, MA and London England - With air travel becoming increasingly tedious, costly and frustrating, it is no surprise that travelers are looking for an ... Read More

Amtrak ridership up from coast to coast

editor editor- February 11, 2011 04:25 0

WASHINGTON - The numbers are now in and January is the 15th straight month of ridership growth for Amtrak and also the best January on ... Read More

Tanzania railway repairs on course

Tanzania railway repairs on course

editor editor- April 29, 2010 04:30 0

The main railway line from Dar es Salaam into the heart of the country, under water some months ago following torrential rains and eventually severely ... Read More

Amtrak searching for head of new inter-city department

Amtrak searching for head of new inter-city department

editor editor- March 25, 2010 07:05 0

Amtrak president and CEO Joseph Boardman said a new high-speed rail department is the next step in an ongoing process to better position Amtrak to ... Read More

About Don Muang and about trains

About Don Muang and about trains

editor editor- February 19, 2010 05:09 0

The most constant quality of any Thai governments is its ability to always announce huge development projects for Bangkok. Read More

Eurostar services halted indefinitely

Eurostar services halted indefinitely

editor editor- December 21, 2009 07:09 0

LONDON – The only passenger rail link between Britain and the rest of Europe has been shut down indefinitely, Eurostar said Sunday, promising more travel ... Read More

2,000 trapped beneath the English Channel for 16 hours as Eurostar trains break down

2,000 trapped beneath the English Channel for 16 hours as Eurostar trains break down

editor editor- December 20, 2009 04:59 0

LONDON – More than 2,000 people were stranded beneath the English Channel for up to 16 hours when their Eurostar trains came to a halt ... Read More

Train chaos threatens Berlin tourism

Train chaos threatens Berlin tourism

editor editor- July 21, 2009 06:23 0

BERLIN, Germany — Berlin's regional train network, plunged into chaos in recent weeks by safety problems, may not return to normal until December, an official ... Read More

Atlantic City Express Service launches inaugural trains connecting New York City and Atlantic City

Atlantic City Express Service launches inaugural trains connecting New York City and Atlantic City

editor editor- February 7, 2009 03:22 0

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - Representatives from the Atlantic City Express Service (ACES) joint venture partners - Caesars Atlantic City, Harrah's Resort Atlantic City, and Borgata ... Read More

From Air France To ‘Train France’?

From Air France To ‘Train France’?

editor editor- September 12, 2008 02:29 0

Train fares and journey times to Europe could be slashed if Air France goes through with plans for a high-speed rail service to compete with ... Read More

Tourism minister says British hotels are overpriced and rush-hour trains ‘dreadful’

Tourism minister says British hotels are overpriced and rush-hour trains ‘dreadful’

editor editor- September 4, 2008 02:02 0

Hotels in Britain are too expensive and of "worrying" quality while our rush-hour trains are "dreadful", according of the Government minister responsible for attracting more ... Read More

Passenger trains collide in China, killing 66 and injuring 247

Passenger trains collide in China, killing 66 and injuring 247

editor editor- April 28, 2008 09:50 0

BEIJING - A pre-dawn collision Monday between two passenger trains in eastern China killed at least 66 people and injured 247, a state news agency ... Read More

Chaotic rush to board trains in China

Chaotic rush to board trains in China

editor editor- February 1, 2008 11:44 0

GUANGZHOU, China - Hundreds of thousands of desperate travelers, some hoisting terrified children or baggage over their heads, pushed their way onto trains Thursday as ... Read More

Over half a million passengers stranded at China train station

Over half a million passengers stranded at China train station

editor editor- January 28, 2008 14:18 0

BEIJING - Wild winter weather across China left hundreds of thousands of people stranded on Monday and crippled energy and transport, stoking fears of rising ... Read More

Russia demands India promptly investigate Russian tourist murder

Russia demands India promptly investigate Russian tourist murder

editor editor- December 31, 2007 08:09 0

NEW DELHI (eTN) - Russia has demanded that India promptly investigate the killing of a Russian tourist in an armed attack on the train she ... Read More

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