Newspackage: 'Rail Baltica' train from Vilnius via Riga to Tallinn
On 16 October 2013, on the occasion of the official ceremony of the "Rail Baltica" project, James Pond, Adviser to DG Mobility and Transport of the EC, Jean-Marc Venineaux, Employee at the DG Regional and Urban Policy of the EC, and Pavel Telička, European coordinators for the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) in charge of the Priority Project No. 27: "Rail Baltica Warsaw-Kaunas-Riga–Tallinn–Helsinki", travelled on board of the "Rail Baltica" train moving from Vilnius, Lithuania, via Riga, Latvia, to Tallinn, Estonia.
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Type: Report Reference: I-082489 Date: 16/10/2013 Duration: 07:05Location:Estonia,Latvia,Riga - Central Station,Tallinn,Tallinn - Baltic station,Valga - Train Station Languages:ORIGINAL