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Suzuki and Sam Altman join Glydways' $76M Series B funding round 5-14-2024

PRT plans unveiled in Mumbai 3-6-2024
The Maharashtra state government has granted approval for a 'pod taxi' project in Mumbai. An 8.8 km, 38 station route would link two rail stations in the upscale Bandra-Kurla Complex. The BKC is one of a number of business/residential districts which were created to take growth pressure off Mumbai's central business district. Aside from an estimated cost of $123 million and a 5,000 sq. m. 'depot,' no other project details are known.

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Yellow and gray pod taxis shown feeding rail line. -Uncredited illustration in Midday


Yellow and gray pod taxis shown feeding rail line. -Uncredited illustration in Midday

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Guideway looking awfully Ultra. -Uncredited illustration in News18


Guideway looking awfully Ultra. -Uncredited illustration in News18

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PRT evacuated 2-29-2024
The Daily Athenaeum at West Virginia University reported the PRT was evacuated following an unspecified mechanical failure between Beechurst and Engineering stations. The incident occurred Feb. 28 at 9:30 a.m. and lasted 5 hours, during which buses provided service. A video shows 4 vehicles stopped on the guideway, passengers on foot being guided to an exit.
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15th Podcar City Conference held in San Jose, the fourth time in that city. Glydways and the under-study Mineta Airport Connector were featured. 12-2-2023
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