Tag: Maglev

  • Maglev train reaches 500 km/hour during first public test in Japan

    Maglev train reaches 500 km/hour during first public test in Japan

    Central Japan Railway on Monday conducted the first public test of its new ultra-high speed magnetic levitation (maglev) train in Tsuru, Yamanashi Prefecture. The driverless maglev train utilizes a high-tech propulsion system called the “L-Zero” system that first brings the train to a speed of 160 km/hour. Upon reaching 160 km/hour, the train initiates the…