Call for entries in SpaceX transportation system contest - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Call for entries in SpaceX transportation system contest

The Hyperloop should be capable of reaching speeds of more than 700mph. (Source: SpaceX) The Hyperloop should be capable of reaching speeds of more than 700mph. (Source: SpaceX)
(WAFF) -

Imagine a transport pod system that will shuttle passengers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in just 30 minutes!

This high-speed rail concept is called the Hyperloop by developers at SpaceX.

The company is calling on engineering teams and university students to develop the pods, which should be able to reach speeds of more than 700 miles per hour.

Entrants in the SpaceX competition must apply before Sept. 15.

Click here for background information and an entry form.

Copyright 2015 WAFF. All rights reserved.

Report an error

Powered by Frankly