Metro Under Construction in Saudi Arabia, the Al Mashaaer Al Mugaddassah Metro Project

  • To help cope with the large numbers of people who visit Saudi Arabia to perform the Haj every year, the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is constructing a metro in Makkah.
  • The completion date is expected to be in 2011 before the Haj takes place.
  • For more information visit the Railway-Technology website
  • Here are some pictures
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  • For the Makkah Metro, the trains will be 5 cars long and will be suspended from concrete tracks.
  • You can see, construction has already started, to be completed by 2011.

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