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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.

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Companies: SK Telecom
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