Posts tagged Richard Branson
Midwest Connect — Smart Infrastructure Challenge

The Midwest Connect Corridor project is part of the Rapid-Speed Transportation Initiative (RSTI) to explore intercity routes that could utilize two rapid-speed transportation technology options - traditional passenger rail and/or Hyperloop technology - between Chicago, Columbus, and Pittsburgh.

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Exclusive: Virgin Hyperloop One to begin building first transport system by 2019, CEO says - The National

Virgin Hyperloop One, the futuristic transportation concept inspired by Elon Musk that promises to connect cities at speeds of 700 miles per hour, expects to see the first rollout of its technology by 2019, its chief executive said.

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Richard Branson Just Hinted That He's Getting Involved With the Hyperloop |

Richard Branson has long been working on revolutionizing the way people travel the skies. Now, he might have similar aspirations for here on Earth.In an interview with British GQ, the Virgin founder apparently hinted that he's interested in getting involved with the hyperloop, the high-speed rail idea first proposed by Elon Musk in 2013.

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