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    Question More Monorail Rumours for Walt Disney World

    Rumours are beginning to circulate that Walt Disney World is close to or has completed a deal for a new monorail fleet at Walt Disney World.

    The rumoured fleet to replace the Mark VI's would be INNOVIA 300's:

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    Bombardier’s INNOVIA Monorail 300 vehicles provide an efficient and cost-effective solution to growing cities. A passenger favourite, these award-winning vehicles offer comfortable mass transit capacity. INNOVIA Monorail 300 vehicles run on raised guideways, giving passengers a memorable view of their surroundings as they glide past the traffic below.

    INNOVIA Monorail 300 vehicles feature:


    spacious interiors with flexible seating arrangements
    inter-car walkthrough for free passenger flow and enhanced safety
    rubber tires for minimized noise and a smooth ride
    designated spaces for passengers with restricted mobility
    advanced communication technology for enhanced reliability
    intelligent power management for increased energy efficiency


    INNOVIA Monorail technology quick facts


    Over 500 vehicles ordered or in operation
    Mass transit capacity of more than 40,000 passengers per hour per direction
    25 years’ of successful monorail design, build and operation
    Speeds of up to 80 km/h

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    I'm sure these costs a pretty penny. I wonder if we'll next be paying to take monorails to our final destination?
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    Oh frabjous day! Callooh! Callay!

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    I predicted this on our INTERCOT Insider Podcast - if an announcement happens in the next 9-10 months, someone owes me a hundo!
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    Quote Originally Posted by John View Post
    I predicted this on our INTERCOT Insider Podcast - if an announcement happens in the next 9-10 months, someone owes me a hundo!
    And we know who that someone is, too!

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    There's a great big beautiful tomorrow!

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    Quote Originally Posted by John View Post
    I predicted this on our INTERCOT Insider Podcast - if an announcement happens in the next 9-10 months, someone owes me a hundo!
    Perhaps the payment should be done wither live at a meet up (hint, hint this November?) or on the podcast for us all to enjoy!
    There's a great big beautiful tomorrow!

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