Maglev Trains are a form of cutting-edge transport being developed, these technological marvels hover on a magnetic cushion to reach seismic speeds of faster than 600 km/h. Futuristic trains are creating competition for Air Travel.
In 2021, China unveiled a maglev train capable of a top speed of 600 kph on Tuesday, state media said. The maximum speed would make the train, self-developed by China and manufactured in the coastal city of Qingdao, the fastest ground vehicle globally.
In Japan, the Central Japan Railway Company has developed the L0 Series maglev train, which set a new world speed record for trains of just over 600 km/h during test runs in 2015. The company plans to launch the train on commercial routes by 2027.”
Maglev trains not only offer a faster and more efficient mode of transportation, but they also have the potential to transform the way we live and work. With their reduced environmental impact, increased capacity and high speed, maglev trains could rival air travel and play a major role in the future of transport and urban development.