Get the first look at how the UAE Hyperloop is taking shape…
The company that is bringing the Hyperloop to the UAE has just released never-seen-before images of its development site.
Los Angeles-based company Hyperloop One plans to introduce the world’s first operational Hyperloop system, which would see passengers travelling between the emirates in special pods at 1,200 kilometres per hour (remember, the maximum speed of a Boeing 747 is 825 kilometres per hour).
So yes, that means a journey from Dubai to Abu Dhabi will take only 12 minutes.
At the Middle East Rail conference in Dubai on Tuesday, Hyperloop One CEO Rob Lloyd shared some snaps of how construction is progressing at the first ever Hyperloop test site in the Nevada desert, 30 minutes from Las Vegas. More info