Hyperloop In Canada: Above-Ground 621 MPH ‘TransPod’ System To Connect Calgary And Edmonton In Feasibility Studies

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TransPod, a four-year-old company with roots in Canada and France has signed a memorandum of understanding with the government of Alberta to study the feasibility of linking the provinces two major cities, Edmonton and Calgary, by a hyperloop-like system.

Top speed would be over 1,000 kilometers/hour, or about 620 miles/hour, and the Hyperloop would be an above-ground enclosed tube.

Since Edmonton and Calgary are just under 200 miles apart, travel time would be about half an hour.

Get the full story in my post at Forbes …