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Driverless subway trains in production - A380Lover - 27 February 2016

Driverless subway trains in production
From: Shanghai Daily
Date: 26/02/16

QINGDAO, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- A driverless subway train rolled off the production line in east China's Shandong Province on Friday.

The train is produced by state-owned high-speed train maker CRRC Qingdao Sifang Co. Ltd. in Qingdao City. With a signal from the subway control center, the train can start its own engine and make stops at designated stations without a driver, according Jiang Xin, an official with the company.

"Core technology for making the train is home-grown, which is a huge breakthrough in the domestic subway industry," Jiang said.

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