Central Japan Railway's seven-car maglev train returns to the station after setting a new world speed record in a test run near Mount Fuji, clocking more than 600 kilometres per hour on April 21, 2015. Photo: AFP Central Japan Railway's seven-car maglev train returns to the station after setting a new world speed record in a test run near Mount Fuji, clocking more than 600 kilometres per hour on April 21, 2015. Photo: AFP
Central Japan Railway's seven-car maglev train returns to the station after setting a new world speed record in a test run near Mount Fuji, clocking more than 600 kilometres per hour on April 21, 2015. Photo: AFP

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Central Japan Railway's seven-car maglev train returns to the station after setting a new world speed record in a test run near Mount Fuji, clocking more than 600 kilometres per hour on April 21, 2015. Photo: AFP Central Japan Railway's seven-car maglev train returns to the station after setting a new world speed record in a test run near Mount Fuji, clocking more than 600 kilometres per hour on April 21, 2015. Photo: AFP
Central Japan Railway's seven-car maglev train returns to the station after setting a new world speed record in a test run near Mount Fuji, clocking more than 600 kilometres per hour on April 21, 2015. Photo: AFP
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