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“The Aérotrain was a Hovertrain developed in France from 1965 to The project was abandoned in 1977 due to lack of funding, the death of lead engineer Jean Bertin, and the adoption of TGV by the French government” - Wikipedia



Aérotrain Experimental  Jean Bertin design 1965

Aérotrain Experimental Jean Bertin design 1965

George Bennie Rail Plane - Yahoo Image Search Results

The Bennie Railplane, 1929

Museum of Transportation, St. Louis, Missouri

The Aero Train - Built by EMD and presented at the GM exposition in Chicago - I was lucky enough to be assigned as a guide to answer questions.

"Evacuated" tube transportation promises to transport you from NYC to LA in 45 mins. Speeds up to 4,000 mph.

Breathlessly billed as "Space Travel on Earth," a transportation concept from Evacuated Tube Transport Technologies, or would reportedly be able to whisk passengers from New York to L. in 45 minutes.

SHONNER: The Rohr Aerotrain Tracked Air-Cushion Vehicle (TACV)

the amazing Aérotrain by engineer Jean Bertin

Soviet runway clearing truck. MIG 15 engine doing the blowing. Lots of kerosene burnt by this beast.

These machines are still used to remove snow from runways, and in some cases, for de-icing of planes in Russia. The engine is a or radial compressor engine with a lengthened jet exhaust

1910. Railway car. Looks American. Strange futuristic styling.

Very unusual and distinctive Virginia and Truckee short line self propelled passenger car and engine combination train.Probably one of the coolest engines ever

monorail… alweg-forschung gmbh (alweg research corporation), based in fühlingen, germany, near cologne, test run, 1952, ralph morse @ life

The Sixth Land. Miklos Kiss

ALWEG monorail test track, Germany 1952 - ALWEG would go on to produce the original Disneyland Monorail System, which opened in as well as the Seattle Center Monorail, built for the 1962 Worlds.

GM Futurliner - randombutnice

Gm Futurliner 1940 Gm Futurliner 1940 Photo 01 – Car in pictures - car photo gallery

1963 Aerotrain: A jet propelled hovercraft on a monorail

1963 Aerotrain: A jet propelled hovercraft on a monorail

Aerotrain: A jet propelled hovercraft on a monorail” ~retro-futurism