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KT tests autonomous bus on public roads

Tuesday 9 January 2018 | 08:07 CET | News
The Korean government has given KT permission to test-drive a full-size self-driving bus. KT can test its 45-passenger autonomous bus on public roads, The Korea Times reports. KT completed a 4-hour test drive on Gangnam Boulevard and Teheran Road on 5 January.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KT
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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