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Columbus in the running for Hyperloop test track as certification process begins

Columbus in the running for Hyperloop test track as certification process begins

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Columbus could be taking another important step forward in securing a place on the highly-anticipated Chicago-to-Pittsburgh Hyperloop.

According to The Dispatch, The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission submitted a proposal to become a Virgin Hyperloop One certification center—a title which would keep the city at the forefront of the futuristic transit project.

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Perhaps even more exciting, Virgin Hyperloop is considering Central Ohio as the site for a test track and related facilities if the certification is confirmed.

The Chicago-to-Pittsburgh route that would include Columbus is one of 10 possible paths that Virgin Hyperloop is considering for the first-ever hyperloop in the US. Virgin is expected to make a final decision on the certification center by the end of this year.

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