HSST RUNNING AT TSUKUBA EXPO

The Japan Airlines/Aumitomo Electric High Speed Transport System (HSST-03) is operating for 6 months in revenue demonstration service at the Tsukuba Expo 85, an exhibition of high technologies. The 60-passenger vehicle, capable of operating up to 200 mph, is ready to be installed as part of a regular transport system anywhere. This magnetic levitation system utilizes linear induction motor propulsion and presently operates on a 400-meter-long track at speeds to 30 mph.

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    Bobit Publishing Company

    2500 Artesia Boulevard
    Redondo Beach, CA  United States  90278
  • Authors:
    • Parker, S
  • Publication Date: 1985-5

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: 4 p.
  • Serial:
    • Metro
    • Volume: 81
    • Issue Number: 3
    • Publisher: Bobit Publishing Company
    • ISSN: 10098-0083

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00396443
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1985 12:00AM