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cable car

1. a cabin suspended from and moved by an overhead cable in a mountain area
2. a cableway
3. a passenger car on a cable railway
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At least 30 cable cars came crashing down due to the incident which occurred when the attraction was shut, according to CNN.
Jordan Free and Development Zones Group (JFDZC) revealed that its Ajloun cable car project in Al Suwwan Development Zone (SDZ) would be completed by June 2021, with Wolfurt, Austria-based ropeway manufacturer Doppelmayr having won a contract to work on the project in May 2019.
On Saturday evening, tourists were enjoying scene views of the hill station sitting in chairlifts when strong winds derailed the rope of the cable cars.
All twelve of the cable cars kept on dangling in the air.
He said a cable car system could be developed from one year to one and half years.
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) said on Wednesday that it would begin a 10-month feasibility study on the installation of an urban cable car line as part of efforts to provide a viable mass transport system.
ISLAMABAD -- The tourists are taking keen interest to enjoy the scenic beauty of hilly areas through taking a ride on chairlift and cable car system located near Malka-e-Kohsar, Muree, said an official of Pakistan Tourism Development Cooperation here Monday.
ISLAMABAD:The tourists are taking keen interest to enjoy the scenic beauty of hilly areas through taking a ride on chairlift and cable car system located near Malka-e-Kohsar, Muree, said an official of Pakistan Tourism Development Cooperation here Monday.
Technology behind the functioning of cable cars and ropeways has also drawn attention of several industrial verticals.
figure By EUNICE MURATHE The Kenya Ferry Service (KFS) and Trapos Limited have signed an agreement for the implementation of the Likoni cable car project.The building of the cable cars, expected to ease travel between the North Coast and South Coast, is to start in the next 60 to 90 days.
Perak tourism committee chairman Tan Kar Hing (PKR-Simpang Pulai) told the state assembly today that there was no plan to install any cable cars on the slopes of the country's oldest hill station.