Backers of maglev train hope to outpace Acela in the Northeast Corridor

(Source: New York Times, October 22, 2014)

WASHINGTON, D.C. A group of Washington investors with high-level political backing and a $5 billion commitment from the Japanese government is pressing ahead with its vision of a high-speed train that could whisk passengers between New York and Washington in about an hour.

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

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