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There is competition between TRANSRAPID as magnetic elevated One-Rail-System with the Two-Rail-System of old -fashioned railways.
The main advantage of TRANSRAPID is noise-level, faster acceleration and higher flexibility towards topographic challenges due to hill-climbing-ability of up to 10% compared with old-fashioned railways of 1-3%.
Shanghai Airport Connection is the first operational system of TRANSRAPID.
Please see the decision-process in Germany, however, keep in mind there could be an even better Management- and PR-progress,