Driverless metro line on trial run in Shanghai
2018-04-01 08:01:00

A new metro line with driverless trains is tested in Shanghai on Saturday. /VCG Photo

SHANGHAI - A new metro line with driverless trains was tested in Shanghai on Saturday.

Stretching 6.7 km, the Automated People Mover (APM) system on the Pujiang Line links Huizhen Road and Shendu Highway Station, where passengers can transfer to line 8. It has six stations.

The carriages are equipped with intercoms, emergency alerts, smoke detectors and emergency brakes.

Source: Xinhua Editor: Hiram