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Bullet Train Auto Alert

Aired: April 30, 2011
Japan’s Shinkansen bullet trains prove their mettle during the magnitude 9 earthquake with speeding trains on all affected routes coming to a safe halt thanks to an automated alert system that triggers a shutdown in the early stages of a temblor.
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