The Korean Maglev


I know I shouldn’t write this as a German, since politics and industry are so incompetent when it comes to building a Transrapid line. And also society, while “happy” to pay billions for a new autobahn is handing in lots of complaints when it comes to a new technology that has some advantages over the old.


It doesn’t look like Korean magnetic levitation train is in a better condition, though: There is a track in Daejeon but the train seemed to gather dust for a long time. It probably was active during the Expo.


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This is my personal blog expressing my love for traveling (and living) in Japan, Korea and other parts of the world.

Posted on Thursday, December 27, 2007, in korea, transportation and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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