Chinese scientists want to add wings to bullet trains to make them even faster

//Chinese scientists want to add wings to bullet trains to make them even faster

Chinese scientists want to add wings to bullet trains to make them even faster

China wants even faster bullet trains, and a team of scientists in the southwest of the country have suggested a way to do it: add wings.Their study found that adding five pairs of small wings on each train carriage would generate additional lift and reduce the weight of the train by nearly a third, taking the top speed to 450km/h (280mph).The research is part of a project launched by Beijing earlier this year named CR450, which aims to develop a new generation of high-speed trains that can…

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