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Dr. Frank Mentrup, president of the Main Line for Europe project and mayor of Karlsruhe

Foto: Stadt Karlsruhe

Roland Ries, mayor of Strasbourg and president of Association TGV Est-Européen; and Heinz Fenrich, formerly mayor of Karlsruhe, chairman of Main Line for Europe, and vice president of Association TGV Est (November 23, 2012)

Foto: Magistrale für Europa/Fränkle

A number of operations commence at Vienna’s new main station

Foto: ÖBB/Zenger

The upgraded Augsburg-Munich line becomes operational (November 2011)

Foto: Stadt Augsburg

Inauguration of the new double-track Rhine bridge line between Strasbourg and Kehl (December 2010)

Foto: TEN-T EA Trans-European Transport Network Executive Agency

The 300-km high-speed rail line Paris-Baudrecourt becomes operational (June 2007)

Foto: Stadt Karlsruhe


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