Post by Nick Chu
A quick look at some of the things that happened this week in the world of cable cars, urban gondolas, and cable propelled transit:
- Findings from the Emirates Air Line polls conducted last year reveal mixed results. While there was high user satisfaction, less than 50% of users surveyed were planning to ride the system again in 6 months.
- Several recreational and religious destinations around the world may soon see the implementation of a cable car including ones for Shiv Khori in India’s Jammu and Kashmir state, Peru’s Huancavelica, and Vietnam’s Fansipan Mountains.
- Graz, Austria is reportedly one of the latest cities to examine the feasibility of an urban cable car.
- Skyrail the 7.5km long cable car system in Cairns, Australia is selected as the world’s most breathtaking gondola ride.
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