High-Speed Tube Transport Could Travel Coast to Coast in 45 Minutes

Design News 05.07.12

Are you ready for the sci-fi transportation of the future? Evacuated Tube Transport may just be the answer. Running on magnetic levitation tracks, tubes containing up to 6 passengers could travel at mach 1 speeds, delivering cargo from New York to Hollywood in 45 minutes or from New York to Bejing in 2 hours.

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