Hyperloop snags 'verbal' approval for East Coast tunnel; Could Texas be next?

Clubs and Organizations

July 21, 2017


Business magnate and inventor Elon Musk tweeted July 20 that he has received "verbal" government approval for his tunnel-building company to construct infrastructure for a hyperloop transportation system connecting Washington, D.C.; Baltimore; Philadelphia; and New York City. Hyperloop is a mode of transportation championed by Musk that propels pods through low-pressure tubes. The low air resistance and reduced friction