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World’s first full-scale hyperloop passenger capsule revealed

New era: A new full-scale Hyperloop capsule has been unveiled by Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) Courtesy Hyperloop Transportation Technologies


The first full-size Hyperloop capsule designed to carry passengers at 1,000 kilometers per hour (620 mph) was unveiled Tuesday, offering a glimpse at what could be the future of travel. It’s designed to transport people through low-pressure steel tubes at speeds to match a typical passenger aircraft. Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, a US start-up, hopes its new full-size prototype capsule puts it ahead in the game.