October 21, 2020

Virgin Hyperloop joins forces with RADWIN to implement a cutting-edge communications system for its ultra-high-speed transportation pods

LOS ANGELES and TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Virgin Hyperloop (www.virginhyperloop.com), the category leader in hyperloop development and RADWIN (www.radwin.com), the market leading train-to-ground wireless broadband provider, announced a joint collaboration to implement advanced wireless communications solutions for high-speed pods. RADWIN’s FiberinMotion® wireless mobility solution has been used to transmit mission critical information from the ultra-high-speed pods throughout hundreds of tests at their full-scale test site.  

Dawn Armstrong, Vice President, IT, of Virgin Hyperloop said “We are building the 5th mode of transportation that will impact travel patterns, economies, and transportation as we know it.  Every component that we incorporate into our system needs to be the very best, including the radio communications system. We evaluated and tested multiple radio systems for throughput and robustness in extreme conditions and selected RADWIN’s FiberinMotion to use throughout our testing rigs and facilities.  RADWIN has shown their

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Virgin Hyperloop joins forces with RADWIN to implement a cutting-edge communications system for its ultra-high-speed transportation pods | Nachricht

LOS ANGELES and TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Virgin Hyperloop (www.virginhyperloop.com), the category leader in hyperloop development and RADWIN (www.radwin.com), the market leading train-to-ground wireless broadband provider, announced a joint collaboration to implement advanced wireless communications solutions for high-speed pods. RADWIN’s FiberinMotion® wireless mobility solution has been used to transmit mission critical information from the ultra-high-speed pods throughout hundreds of tests at their full-scale test site.  

Virgin Hyperloop and RADWIN announced a joint collaboration to implement advanced wireless communications solutions for high-speed pods. RADWIN’s FiberinMotion®  has been used to transmit mission critical information from ultra-high-speed pods throughout hundreds of tests at their full-scale test site.

Dawn Armstrong, Vice President, IT, of Virgin Hyperloop said “We are building the 5th mode of transportation that will impact travel patterns, economies, and transportation as we know it.  Every component that we incorporate into our system needs to be the very best, including the radio communications system. We evaluated and tested multiple radio systems for throughput and robustness in extreme conditions and selected RADWIN’s FiberinMotion to use throughout our testing rigs and facilities.  RADWIN has shown their

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Virgin Hyperloop picks West Virginia for $500 million testing facility

  • Virgin Hyperloop will build a certification center and testing facility in West Virginia, the company announced Thursday.
  • The company said construction will begin in 2022, with commercial operations beginning in 2030. 
  • Virgin Hyperloop aims build a network of vacuum tubes and levitating pods that can ferry passengers at speeds north of 600 mph. 
  • Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Virgin Hyperloop has picked the US state of West Virginia to host a $500 million certification center and test track for billionaire Richard Branson’s super high-speed travel system, the company told Reuters.

The center will be the first US regulatory proving ground for a hyperloop system designed to whisk floating pods packed with passengers and cargo through vacuum tubes at 600 miles (966 kmph) an hour or faster.

An announcement, expected on Thursday, will include a press conference with US Transportation Department Secretary Elaine Chao, Branson and US Senators from

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