Gallery: London’s Heathrow Airport Unveils ULTra Personal Electric Tran...

 

London’s Heathrow airport has just opened an advanced electric personal shuttle system to the public that is completely automated. The ULTra sustainable personal transit is a futuristic and somewhat amusing transport between terminal five and the business parking lot. The individual cars, which look like they could have been designed by fans of Dr. Who, holds four passengers and quietly and quickly roll along the 2.4 mile stretch of elevated track, winding through the maze of terminals and roadways. The best news may be that the electric pods operate only when passengers summon them and has replaced two diesel buses that were running 24/7.

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