Last part of Eilat railway gets approval

13.02.2013                      03.Adar. 5773

Umwelt & Technologie:

Last part of Eilat railway gets approval

Southern District Committee for Planning and Building approves final leg of future railway, choosing an eastern corridor alternative.

Deciding on the missing piece of the railway, which will travel at speeds between 220 and 260 kilometers per hour, the committee reviewed three routes from Dimona to Hatzeva – the eastern path of the Transportation Ministry and Israel National Roads Company, the western route of the Israel Nature and Parks Authority (INPA) and a third central route….