First passengers travel safely on Hyperloop in historic test ride

SourceBusiness Live ME
SectorTransport
CountryGCC

First passengers travel safely on Hyperloop in historic test ride (WAM) — Virgin Hyperloop made history today as the first passengers successfully traveled in a Hyperloop pod. The significant investment made by Dubai-based DP World, the leading global provider of smart logistics solutions, in the research and development of hyperloop technology, has played an instrumental role in today’s milestone. Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Chairman of Virgin Hyperloop and Group Chairman and CEO of DP World, watched the passenger testing first-hand in Las Vegas, Nevada. “I had the true pleasure of seeing history being made before my very eyes — to witness the first new mode of mass transportation in over 100 years come to life,” said Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Chairman of Virgin Hyperloop and Group Chairman and CEO of DP World. “I have ...read more...