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Transport Minister: Russia Developing Its Own Hyperloop Technology

Russia is prepared to tackle desirous projects like tech billionaire Elon Musk’s unpractical Hyperloop travel system, according to Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov, a RBC news website reported Friday.

Russian scientists are operative to rise modes of ultra-fast transport, Sokolov pronounced during a press lecture in a southern Russian city of Sochi, RBC reported.

The ride apportion referred privately to Musk’s Hyperloop project, that is formed in a United States, and a new movement it has gathered.

“We are not only looking for such projects, though we know that they are a future,” he added.

According to Sokolov, a record for such a plan is already being worked on in in Russia. He was introduced to such a antecedent dual years ago during a St. Petersburg University of Transport and Communications, RBC reported.

The Vedomosti journal reported Thursday that a Russian Railways state corner had recently combined a corner operative organisation with U.S. association Hyperloop One, that is researching a probability of building Musk’s Hyperloop concept.

Created a few months ago, a operative organisation is watchful for a formula of a new contrast of high-speed Hyperloop trains, Vedomosti reported.

Elon Musk — a male who brought a universe PayPal, Tesla Motors and SpaceX — published a 57-page paper on a SpaceX website in Aug 2013 detailing a Hyperloop technology.

The Hyperloop travel complement lands somewhere between a sight and a plane. Using atmosphere hockey technology, a Hyperloop shoots passengers in a bullet-shaped plug by a tube during projected speeds of some-more than 1,200 kilometers per hour.

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