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Mumbai-Pune Hyperloop closer to reality as Virgin Hyperloop successfully completes its first trial

Updated : November 13, 2020 21:20:12 IST

Virgin Hyperloop made history on November 8 as it successfully carried out its first test with people at a facility in the US. This brings the Mumbai-Pune Hyperloop and the Bengaluru Airport Hyperloop a lot closer to reality.

To discuss the first successful trial, CNBC-TV18 spoke to Harj Dhaliwal, MD (Middle East and India) at Virgin Hyperloop and Tanay Manjrekar, Virgin Hyperloop's Power Electronics Specialist. He was part of the Hyperloop Pod test run.

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