The first engineering transport university in Russia – St. Petersburg State University of Railways of Emperor Alexander I – this year marks the 210th anniversary of its founding. The rector of the educational institution, Aleksandr Panychev, told Gudk why applicants choose technical specialties and what current graduates of sectoral universities expect from future employers.

Russian Railways for the first time demonstrated the unmanned high-speed electric train “Lastochka” in motion on the experimental ring of the All-Russian Research Institute of Railway Transport in Shcherbinka, TASS correspondent reports. During the test run, “Swallow” automatically stopped in front of a mannequin, which was specially put in the […]