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- For New York, steel-wheel plus maglev is envisioned. // Railway Age;Dec93, Vol. 194 Issue 12, p26
Reports on plans to develops high speed intercity passenger service between New York City, Albany and Buffalo. Steel and maglev technology; Interagency transportation task force; Improvements to the existing Amtrak rail service; Focus on the High Speed Rail Development Act of 1993; Grumann's...
- SO REPULSIVE, IT'S ATTRACTIVE! D'Alto, Nick // Odyssey;Sep2009, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p20
The article offers information on magnetic levitation system in trains.
- Track record. // Engineer (00137758);11/21/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7640, p7
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- JR central Pavilion: Invitation to the Ultimate Surface Transit System. Yasumichi, Kigaku // Economy, Culture & History Japan Spotlight Bimonthly;Mar/Apr2005, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p32
Presents information on the JR Central Pavilion: Invitation to the Ultimate Surface Transit System at the EXPO 2005 Aichi Japan. Historical background of the superconducting magnetically levitated (Maglev) motor car technology that will be introduced in the pavilion; Use of the intellectual...
- Transrapid takes off. // Railway Gazette International;Feb2003, Vol. 159 Issue 2, p63
Reports on the launching of the Shanghai Transrapid magnetic levitation (maglev) railway line from Longyang Road to Pudong Airport in China in December 31, 2002 with Chinese Premier Zhu Rongji and German Chancellor Gerhard SchrÃ¶der aboard. Companies involved in investing in the maglev line;...
- ENR.com Debate Draws More Than 100 Comments So Far. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;8/10/2009, Vol. 263 Issue 5, p48
The article presents comments on the proposed high-speed rail transportation from Las Vegas, Nevada to Los Angeles, California. One reader states that magnetic levitation (maglev) is better than high-speed rail. Another reader says maglev is more expensive than high-speed rail. According to one...
- Japan's maglev train. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;4/20/2015, pA02
The article reports on the record-breaking speed of the magnetic levitation train in Japan with 367 miles per hour (mph) in 19 seconds.
- Tests to cease on Emsland guideway. // Railway Gazette International;Jan2009, Vol. 165 Issue 1, p23
The article reports that Niedersachsen Economics Minister Walter Hirche has announced after a meeting with federal officials and industry representatives that testing on the Emsland test track in Germany would cease on June 30, 2009. Ever since the world's first passenger-carrying maglev vehicle...
- Seeing the old year out. // Railway Gazette International;Jan2003, Vol. 159 Issue 1, p16
Reports on the Pudong Airport-Longyang Road maglev project of the German Transrapid International in China. Result of the test run of the project; Expected completion of the project; Development of a proposed domestic maglev line in Germany.