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#1 Rover

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Posted 11 July 2018 - 04:48 PM

https://www.bloomber...pitch-to-boeing

 

French entrepreneur Maurice Ricci is pitching Boeing and others with his Akka Technologies "Link & Fly" proposal.


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Posted 12 July 2018 - 10:14 AM

Wouldn't this fit better in this thread?


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Posted 14 July 2018 - 07:50 PM

Just a modern version of the stuff we read about 30 years ago in Popular Science.



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Posted 15 July 2018 - 12:54 AM

Wouldn't this fit better in this thread?

 

Why yes, yes it would !!!


I've ridden: ~ The Empire Builder 1981 ~ The Coast Starlight 1981 ~ The Texas Eagle ~ The Sunset Limited ~
Books: ~ Time-Life - The Old West ~ The Railroaders * Rail Ventures - 4th Edition

 

I think it is absolute mythology that there's any national system that is profitable. And I think the naysayers just have to get over it. ~ Amtrak President Alex Kummant ~ June 2008

 





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