The "Sapsan" will be the first passenger train equipped with the on-board system for infrastructure diagnostics

The system allows carrying out of the high-precision measurements during the run of the train with the passengers with speed up to 350 km/h

MOSCOW, the 1st June. /TASS/. The train "Sapsan" will be the first passenger train in the world equipped with embedded system for diagnostics of the track infrastructure. The system allows carrying out of the high-precision measurements during the run of the train with the passengers with speed up to 350 km/h. The senior vice-president of JSC "RZD" Valentin Gapapovitch tolled about it.

This system allows increasing of the infrastructure monitoring quality and reduction of costs for application of the track measuring machines on the relevant track sections. According to the schedule the field testing of the information and measuring system will start this year. Installing of the system will slightly change the design of the train and makes no discomfort for the passengers.

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