India's first Hyperloop project is coming up in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Elon Musk's revolutionary transport idea will be connecting the city centres, Vijayawada and Amaravati. The Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB) has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) for furthering the project and making it happen.
Elon Musk has started the building revolution for a new train system. Dubbed Hyperloop, it will allow you to get from London to Edinburgh or LA to San Francisco in under 30 minutes. But what is it and how does it work? Good questions. Musk has likened it to a vacuum tube system in a building used to move documents from place to place. Confused? No worries. Here's everything you need to know about the futuristic train coming from the founder of Tesla and SpaceX.
Dreams never die, however, and the fantasy of futuristic transportation is very much alive right now as exemplified by a concept called the Hyperloop. While it's not quite as mind-shattering as a teleporter or as fun as a personal jetpack, the Hyperloop seems like it could revolutionize mass transit, shortening travel times on land and reducing environmental damage in the process
What are the chances of seeing Hyperloop in India in the near future?