India will see the development of high-speed Hyperloop Transport system, which would connect cities of Amaravati and Vijaywada in the southeastern state of Andhra Pradesh.
The 27-mile loop, which is estimated to turn a long 70-minute journey into a quick 6-minute ride, will be constructed by Dirk Ahlborn’s crowd-sourced company Hyperloop Transportation Technologies(HTT). The state’s economic development board was in talks with HTT for this project since December 2016 and has finally managed to iron out a deal.
The development of the near-supersonic transport system will be conducted in two phases. The first phase will see all feasibility studies and route planning, while the second will see the actual construction of the Hyperloop system. Read More…
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