0
Wireless

SK Telecom, KRRI pilot 5G autonomous train control system

Wednesday 28 October 2020 | 10:24 CET | News
Korea Railroad Research Institute (KRRI) has completed tests of a 5G-based autonomous train control service at its dedicated test track in Osong, Industrial News reports. Back in January, KRRI signed a partnership deal with SK Telecom to work on what it described as "the world's first smart train control system using 5G communications" through a public-private partnership. The test track at its New Transport Science Technopolis in Osong had been completed in 2019, and verification testing with two 'reduced' vehicles started in April 2020.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: SK Telecom
Countries: Korea, Republic of
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

South Korean mobile operators to share 5G networks in remote areas

Published 16 Apr 2021 07:55 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean mobile operators SK Telecom, KT and LG Uplus have agreed to share their 5G networks in remote coastal and farm ...

Docomo, JR East demo 5G services aboard test train running at 360km/h

Published 28 Jan 2021 15:36 CET | Japan
Japanese operator NTT Docomo and East Japan Railway Company (JR East) have verified the stable operation of 5G communication ...

South Korea reaches 11 mln 5G subscribers

Published 04 Jan 2021 08:42 CET | World
South Korea had 10.9 million 5G users in December 2020, accounting for 15.5 percent of the total 70.5 million mobile ...

SK Telecom's Q3 profit jumps more than 44% on equity gains from SK Hynix unit

Published 05 Nov 2020 07:23 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom posted revenue of KRW 4.73 trillion for the third quarter of 2020, which represents an increase ...

SK Telecom to develop 5G-based smart port in Busan

Published 28 Oct 2020 11:45 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom has signed a partnership agreement with the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries and the Busan Port ...

SK Telecom launches 5G autonomous robot to fight COVID-19

Published 26 May 2020 08:25 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom, in partnership with Omron Electronics Korea, has developed a 5G-powered autonomous robot to ...

SK Telecom tops 2 mln 5G subscribers, nearly 45% 5G market share in first year

Published 30 Mar 2020 07:48 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom has reached 2.22 million 5G subscribers and 44.7 percent 5G market share, according to a report ...

SK Telecom, Byton to develop in-vehicle infotainment system

Published 09 Jan 2020 12:00 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom has signed a memorandum of understanding with Byton, a Chinese premium smart electric vehicle ...

SK Telecom to showcase 5G, MEC-based media and mobility services at CES

Published 06 Jan 2020 08:26 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom has announced it will participate in CES 2020, which takes place at the Las Vegas Convention ...

SK Telecom, Samsung trial 5G remote control navigation platform using test ship

Published 10 Dec 2019 07:28 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom and Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) have completed the development of a 5G-based autonomous and ...

SK Telecom, Samsung demo interoperability between 5G SA core and commercial network systems

Published 01 Jul 2019 08:02 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom and Samsung Electronics have completed the interoperability assessment between 5G Standalone ...

South Korea to open 5G autonomous car driving test bed for the public

Published 21 Jun 2019 07:06 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korea has announced it will set up a 5G-based autonomous car driving test bed in Seoul. The Sangam test bed in western ...

SK Telecom, partners demo anti-drone system

Published 13 Jun 2019 07:29 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom, Silla University, the 53rd Homeland Defense Infantry Division of the Korean Army and Hanbit ...

SK Telecom, Seoul govt to develop HD Map services for autonomous driving

Published 24 May 2019 11:52 CET | Korea, Republic of
SK Telecom and Seoul Metropolitan Government have agreed to jointly develop and verify HD Map technologies for autonomous ...

SK Telecom tests 5G-connected autonomous cars

Published 05 Feb 2018 13:32 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom claims it accomplished the world's first use of 5G in autonomous car technology by testing ...

SK Telecom to invest KRW 5 tln in self-driving cars, AI, IoT

Published 12 Jan 2017 09:14 CET | Korea, Republic of
South Korean operator SK Telecom has announced it plans to invest KRW 5 trillion in the development of artificial intelligence ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

03 Aug Bredband2 Q2 2021
03 Aug Sequans Q2 2021
03 Aug RingCentral Q2 2021
03 Aug Akamai Technologies Q2 2021
03 Aug Alibaba Q2 2021
03 Aug Infinera Q3 2021
03 Aug NeoPhotonics Q2 2021
03 Aug Bharti Airtel fiscal Q1
03 Aug Echostar Q2 2021
04 Aug Intred Q2 2021
04 Aug Aferian interim results
04 Aug Liberty Latin America Q2 2021
04 Aug Smith Micro Q2 2021
04 Aug Inseego Q2 2021
04 Aug Qorvo fiscal Q1
04 Aug Roku Q2 2021
04 Aug 8x8 fiscal Q1
04 Aug Viavi Q4
04 Aug EA fiscal Q1
04 Aug Digi International fiscal Q3
04 Aug Lumen Technologies Q2
04 Aug Softbank fiscal Q1
05 Aug Starhub Q2 2021
05 Aug United Internet Q2 2021
05 Aug Swisscom Q2 2021
05 Aug Uniti Group Q2
05 Aug OTE Q2
05 Aug FireEye Q2
05 Aug InterDigital Q2
05 Aug Switch Q2 2021
::: More Calendar Items