Vacuum tube trains could travel at 1000 km per hour. But do they work and what would tickets cost?

All aboard – Canada could be getting a 1,000km per hour ‘vacuum tube’ train. The dizzyingly fast ‘FluxJet’ proposal was unveiled last month by Canadian startup Transpod. If the new design works, the levitating plane-train hybrid will be sucked along vacuum pipe guideways, linking far-flung cities in less than an hour. Tickets will cost less …

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