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Flying To Pudong Airport....by Maglev! Pics+Video!  
User currently offlineMilehighclub From Hong Kong, joined Jan 2004, 47 posts, RR: 0
Posted (12 years 1 month 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 4996 times:

In the first of my photo/video trip reports covering China. I tried to use the MAGLEV for the first time to go to the Airport, and this report covers it.


There are photos and a video on this page! Please leave your comments regarding the trip report though on this forum.


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User currently offlineMilehighclub From Hong Kong, joined Jan 2004, 47 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (12 years 1 month 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 4915 times:

Also, Is posting the report & pics/vids on my server ok for you guys? I find that this is a lot easier and then providing a link to you.

Please let me know because i have about another 5 pic+video reports coming up!


User currently offlineStarFlyer From Germany, joined Sep 2002, 987 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (12 years 1 month 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 4803 times:

Excellent pictures! The maglev probably makes more sense on longer routes.
The video is great too! Do you feel much of the acceleration? It seems as though the ride is not too bumpy at 430 km/h?

As you said, the Chinese will never recoup their investment. I suppose it doesn't matter to them, as this is mainly a prestige project.

Also, I read somewhere Shanghai is expected to grow past the 70 mio people mark - maybe then they will be able to fully utilisize the maglev!



Yours truly - StarFlyer
User currently offlineAOMlover From Singapore, joined Jul 2001, 1332 posts, RR: 11
Reply 3, posted (12 years 1 month 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 4747 times:

Awesome !!!
I've been to Shanghai last summer, unfortunately the Transrapid hadn't been inaugurated yet...
Happily the next time I'll go to Shanghai I'll be able to take a ride at 430 km/h

User currently offlineJohnboy From United States of America, joined Aug 1999, 2664 posts, RR: 6
Reply 4, posted (12 years 1 month 22 hours ago) and read 4686 times:

Great job with your multimedia presentations!

I wasn't able to receive the turbulence announcement on your other post for some reason ("general error" with Real Audio).

I find it highly interesting to see some foreign airports; i was really surprised at how modern China has become.

User currently offlineMilesDependent From Australia, joined Sep 2001, 881 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (12 years 4 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 4451 times:

Big thank you for all your reports. Enjoyed each and every one of them. I was supposed to go to Shanghai a few weeks ago but had to postpone it until June or July. Look forward to riding the Maglev!

User currently offlineSailorOrion From Germany, joined Feb 2001, 2058 posts, RR: 5
Reply 6, posted (12 years 4 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 4434 times:

Very nice thank you. If everything goes well, we'll see that maglev in Munich  Smile They're planning 9 or 10 minutes travel time here with 6 hourly trains per direction.


User currently offlineBa319-131 From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2001, 8743 posts, RR: 53
Reply 7, posted (12 years 4 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 4406 times:
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I've had 2 trips on the Maglev,its fantastic!!

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