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Supraways "air shuttle"


Supraways illustration

Supraways illustration

Nov. 7, 2021- The Lyon company references grant from the department of Auvergne Rhone-Alpes for its 7-9 seat suspended vehicle concept. Founder Claude Escala claims costs a tenth of conventional rail and metro; economics of business plan depends on off-peak movement of freight. READ MORE





4 nations warned of funder linked to uSky


Frame from Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park video

Frame from Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park video

Nov. 1, 2021- The AP reports that New Zealand, Belgium, and Lithuania have issued notices to exercise caution with regard to the Belarus company SkyWay, warning of a potential scam. Italy has barred sales of SkyWay shares. Key takeaways: READ MORE

uSky high-speed prototype unveiled


uFlash depiction

uFlash depiction

Oct. 30, 2021- Unitsky seeks $230M for high-speed "uFlash" transport system.

uSky pod system finishes first phase of test system at Sharjah. 10/31

Unitsky 'climate solution'


Frame from Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park video

Frame from Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park video

Oct. 1 2021- Unitsky-supported overview in CleanTechnicaon the company's string-rail concept: structure is 10 times stronger thanconventional bridges and trestles; READ MORE



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Glydways sneak peek


Depiction by Glydways

Depiction by Glydways

Sept 19, 2021- (Subscription) Insider writer rides test car.

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.

Manufacturing.net article includes video of man boarding prototype car; shell doors open/close; car leaves berth, enters at-grade guidepath.

Jewar plan details


PRT, from Times of India graphic

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 to be folded into new Film City READ MORE

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