Virgin proposes East Coast ’VGV’

Ambitious plans to bypass a third of Britain’s East Coast main line with new routes designed to carry a fleet of 55 to 60 TGV-based trainsets capable of 330 km/h were unveiled by Virgin Rail Group on March 6. Built to Eurostar fire safety standards, Virgins à Grande Vitesse would ...

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