Tag: Nozomi

  • Japan says Sayonara to 300 series Shinkansen

    Japan says Sayonara to 300 series Shinkansen

    About 1,000 train enthusiasts gathered on the platform at Tokyo Station at 10:47 on Friday morning to see off the last 300 series shinkansen service for Shin-Osaka. The 300 series, which debuted in 1992 under the Nozomi name, were considered revolutionary when they were introduced. Their top speed was 270 kilometers per hour, meaning they…