Switzerland, Swiss history, European history
The Gotthard Base Tunnel project which had a triumphant opening in June 2016 was one of the once in a century projects which deserved a fitting celebration. Alastair Jamieson, NBC reporter, noted that "yodeling and a triumphant Alpine horn heralded the inauguration Wednesday of the longest, deepest railway tunnel ever constructed-a feat of engineering that will slash journey times across Europe."
"The Gotthard Base Tunnel in a Historical Perspective,"
Swiss American Historical Society Review: Vol. 53
, Article 3.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/sahs_review/vol53/iss2/3