Originally Posted by AustinChief
Looking at the map and it's clear that most of this is complete pie in the sky bullshit. For example, the Chicago to LA run makes no sense. The ONLY leg of that run that is viable is LA to Vegas. No chance in hell the entire route would be more cost effective than flying.
Agreed. The nation's broke and our existing infrastructure is already crumbling. It would be cool, but so would space stations and moon bases, and we can't afford those, either.