Moscow-Kazan high-speed train will depart in 2018: Moscow to be realized as a pilot project in the high-speed train project –Kazan It is reported that the flights will start in 2018.
According to the information given by the authorities working in Praym Agency Railways, according to the agreement made in September, in the first phase of the high-speed train project, there will be a project and construction phase from December 2013 to May 2018. The construction of the high-speed railway is planned to be started in 2015 in March, and the 2018 is scheduled to be completed in May.
The cost of construction per kilometer-long road at 770 was calculated as 1,39 billion rubles per kilometer. The total cost of the railway construction is evaluated as 1.031 trillion rubles. When the construction cost of 37 billion rubles will be added to the construction of railway stations, the cost of the whole project will be found in 1,068 trillion rubles. The 62.7 of this amount will be covered by the state budget, while the 37.3 will be covered by private investors.
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