City notes: High-speed train to hold test runs on Haifa-Beit She’an route

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By COMPILED BY JULIE STEIGERWALD
July 13, 2016 15:43
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Jezreel Valley Railway

The new route on the Jezreel Valley Railway. (photo credit: NETIVEI ISRAEL)

 
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The Transportation Ministry is due to launch the first trial runs on July 17 for the high-speed railway from Haifa to Beit She’an. The tests on the new Valley Railway, spanning a length of 60 kilometers, are scheduled to continue until July 28.

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