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Elon Musk's Boring Company To Construct High-Speed Link In Chicago

7 monthes ago   |   By Ubergizmo

The Boring Company, another one of Elon Musk's many ventures, has been selected by Chicago to construct a high-speed link for a route which will be dubbed The Chicago Express Loop. The route will run between Terminals 1-3 of the city's O'Hare airport and connect it with Block 37 in downtown Chicago. The express route is part of an $8.5 billion redevelopment plan for the airport which also happens to be one of the busiest in the nation. Reports suggest that the journey between the city and the airport will take around 12 minutes with fares expected to come in between $20 and $25.
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Chicago selects Elon Musk's Boring Company to build express line from O‘Hare

Chicago selects Elon Musk's Boring Company to build express line from O‘Hare

7 monthes ago   |   By Ars Technica

The Boring Company
On Thursday morning, the city of Chicago announced that the Mayor's Office had chosen The Boring Company to build an express line between O'Hare International Airport and Block 37 in the city's downtown area, known as The Loop. The line will consist of two parallel tunnels, and it could take as little as 12 minutes to travel from point to point, according to a press release from the city.
The announcement is a major step for The Boring Company, which was started in 2016 by Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. Musk founded the company in the hope of alleviating city gridlock...
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