Posts by HSRAC

Brightline Buys XpressWest

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Brightline is following in the doctrines of Manifest Destiny to expand their horizons westward, acquiring another private high-speed rail project, XpressWest, from Los Angeles to Las Vegas. Viva la Rail-volution.  

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Fast Foward LIVE February 2018

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Live show talking in your comments on the future of the channel, the club in general, talking about Brightline, and America’s infrastructure plans in the future.

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America’s Most Advanced Train – FIRST RIDE ON BRIGHTLINE

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Smart travel in America is finally here! On January 12th, 2018, American transportation history changed forever as Brightline embarked on its first ever public trip. South Florida has become the first region in America to bring back passenger rail run by a private company in style, speed, and comfort! This was our journey and thoughts…

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My thoughts on the first ever ride on the Brightline

Some things that impressed me about the first ever ride on Brightline: The stations are particularly impressive, laid out extremely well, clean and ultra-modern. The ticketing process seems to be the easiest ticketing process I’ve seen on any passenger rail system. Turnstiles are very similar to Japan’s with a tap-n-go scanning system on your phone,…

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