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Glydways pod on display


Depiction by Glydways

Depiction by Glydways

September 18, 2021- An exhibit by the Bay Area firm took place 9/14 at San Jose City Hall; $40 million in investor funding is reported to have been raised.










Jewar plan details


Vectus PRT, from Times of India graphic

Vectus PRT, from Times of India graphic

September 7, 2021- "Driverless pod car between Jewar airport & amusement park in Film City: Plan Details"-- Times of India now shows correct location of planned Film City near airport site. READ MORE

• Sept 15, 2021- Film City layout to change. Commercial development zone will instead be part of new Film City READ MORE

Zippar from Japan


Frame from Zip Infrastructure video

Frame from Zip Infrastructure video

August 30, 2021- Zip Infrastructure introduced its Zippar concept last year, in appearance a cross between the popular gondola/ropeway and the styling of Unitsky. READ MORE

"How do you get to Beechurst?"


Mountaineer Stn, Morgantown. -©2018 PRT NewsCenter

Mountaineer Stn, Morgantown. -©2018 PRT NewsCenter

Aug. 18, 2021- Meet the PRT Brigade, transit docents at West Virginia University.



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Improvements for PRT post-COVID


Walnut Stn, Morgantown. -©2018 PRT NewsCenter

Walnut Stn, Morgantown. -©2018 PRT NewsCenter

August 5, 2021- West Virginia: PRT reopens with new features after more than a year of COVID closure. Larger tires for stability; interior upgrades; arrival time display; wireless upgrade; evaluation of demand mode; Beechhurst Station renovations.

String Transport testing underway


Frame from Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park video

Frame from Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park video

July 22, 2021- Known earlier as String Transport and Unitsky String Transport, uSky aka SkyWay began testing in June at a UAE innovation park. Images show both passenger and cargo configurations. Is it PRT? READ MORE

• Sept 6, 2021- uSky receives UAE certification, per uSky-focused @SWC_En

French Senate passes UrbanLoop amendment


UrbanLoop image

UrbanLoop image

July 16, 2021- Per @UrbanLoop_Nancy, France's Senate has adopted an amendment by Sen. Olivier Jacquin (PS, Meurthe-et-Moselle) allowing UrbanLoop to experiment on old railways--involving modification of tracks and switches.

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