In Japan, Maryland's governor is wowed by maglev trains and their price tags

(Source: Washington Post, June 8, 2015)

TSURU, Japan — Imagine getting from Baltimore to Washington in less than 15 minutes. Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan certainly did Thursday when he hurtled through the Japanese countryside at 314 mph. Hogan wants Maryland to get these “maglev” trains — short for magnetic levitation — and Japan wants to sell them.

Full story: Washington Post

Monday, June 8, 2015
bentley@ble-t.org

http://www.ble-t.org/pr/news/headline.asp?id=42069

© 1997-2020 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen
http://www.ble-t.org