One Long Tunnel (16 pics)

Posted in Pictures       20 Oct 2010       8729       7

This is the Gotthard base tunnel which is almost 36 miles long. It is the longest railway tunnel in the world. It runs underneath the Alps in Switzerland and is scheduled for opening in 2017. The breakthrough to the east tube just happened in October of 2010.

 

If you want to know more about the tunnel, check out the article in wikipedia about it.

 



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f 8 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
Man, the Swiss are so kickass. I wish I was from there.
       
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zanna4 8 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
hey! thats cool tunnel and i m from switzerland near to this tunnel...the correct name was AlpTransit tunnel (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AlpTransit) ;)

gotthard tunnel its another...lol

bye bye and love switzerland!! weeds and chocolate!
       
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lolipop 8 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
wow.....
       
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kryosis 8 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
^^
       
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Sambone 8 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
Anybody else get the heebie-jeebies thinking about being that far underground with all of that immense weight over your head?
       
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G 8 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
Sambone, thank your god for engineers. :)
       
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Cheap oem software 7 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
GqcVhG I am getting married on the 15th of November. Congratulate me! Then will be here rarely!...
       
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