World's Longest High-speed Rail Starts Operation

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A stewardess stands at a doorway of a CRH high-speed train at... News PhotoAir Stewardess,Bestof,Business,Business Finance and Industry,China - East Asia,Doorway,Economy,Finance,Finance and Economy,Guangzhou,High Speed Train,Horizontal,Leisure Activity,Lifestyles,Photography,Science and Technology,Technology,Topics,Topix,Train - Vehicle,Transportation,TravelPhotographer Collection: Visual China Group 2012 Visual China GroupGUANGZHOU, CHINA - DECEMBER 26: (CHINA OUT) A stewardess stands at a doorway of a CRH high-speed train at Guangzhou South Railway Station on December 26, 2012 in Guangzhou, China. The world's longest high-speed rail route linking Beijing and Guangzhou started operation on Wednesday. Running at an average speed of 300 kilometers per hour, the 2,298-kilometer new route will cut the travel time between Beijing and Guangzhou from more than 20 hours to around eight. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)