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Czech Republic takes first step to create European Hyperloop connecting to Slovakia

Staff Writer | January 23, 2017
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) signedan agreement with the city of Brno, Czech Republic.
Brno HTT
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This agreement marks the immediate exploration of the feasibility for a Hyperloopsystem for the city with a focus on connecting Brno and Bratislava, Slovakia, with which HTT already holds a development agreement, with a vision for also connecting Prague, the Czech capital.

This is the first Hyperloopagreement to connect two international cities.

In the past year HTT has made historic deals directly with the regulators and government officials of Slovakia and Abu Dhabi and expects a multitude of similar government agreements this year continuing to create the necessary regulatory framework for the Hyperloopsystem worldwide.

Brno is approximately 80 miles north from Bratislava and 140 miles south of Prague. The city is considered an international crossroads of railways and highways.

Brno's main railway station sees 500 trains and 50,000 passengers daily and is currently operating at capacity.