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High-speed Javelin train beats the clock in first timed trial for London Olympics

The Guardian, 27 July 2009

London 2012 organisers that, if nothing else, they could make the trains run on time. The first timed run of the Javelin train that will ferry 25,000 visitors an hour from St Pancras to the new Olympic Park slid into its destination 15 seconds within its claimed journey time of seven minutes.