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Media Portal for the Final Breakthrough

With the Final Breakthrough in the Gotthard Base Tunnel, the world's longest railway tunnel has been cut. 57 kilometres long – this is a World Record. A key milestone on the way to the flat route through the Swiss Alps has been reached.

This portal provides information to Media Representatives about the major event on October 15, 2010, and places press releases, background information, numerical material and contact addresses at your disposal.

Media information october 15, 2010


  • World record!

    15.10.2010 15:00

    Final breakthrough in Gotthard base tunnel.

  • Countdown is running

    10.10.2010 17:00

    The countdown is running: only 1.8 metres remain to be cut...