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(Update) JR Tokai Gives Up on Opening Maglev Line in 2027

(Update) JR Tokai Gives Up on Opening Maglev Line in 2027

   Tokyo, March 29 (Jiji Press)--Central Japan Railway Co., or JR Tokai, is unlikely to meet its goal of opening the Chuo Shinkansen magnetic levitation line connecting Tokyo and Nagoya in 2027, President Shunsuke Niwa said Friday.
   "We're not in a situation where we can open it in 2027," Niwa told a meeting hosted by the transport ministry.

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