cable car


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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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HIGH-FLIERS: Tim Clark, left, president of Emirates Airlines and London mayor Boris Johnson announce plans for the Thames cable car.
MEDELLIN, COLOMBIA Six urban cable car routes are in various stages of completion in this hilly city.
Alton Towers was due to open as usual today though the cable car will remain closed for the rest of the season which ends on November 11.
A North Wales Police spokeswoman said: "At 11am police were called to Llandudno following a report a woman travelling on the cable car on Llandudno's Great Orme had left the car she was travelling in and fallen around 70ft.
CABLE cars could be installed to link the centre of Gateshead to riverside cultural attractions as part of a major redevelopment of the town.
Motorized cable cars filled with carolers will be dispatched to Max and dozens of other elders to bring a dose of warmth and cheer to the places they call home.
Islanders had expected the go-ahead for the cable car to be given by islands Minister Eamon O Cuiv this summer.
near the summit station of the cable car ride in the Nagano Prefecture village of Mitake, the two fell a distance of some 20 meters.
Purchase them on the cable cars or at the cable car turnaround stations.
5-kilometer-long cable car link will allow for transportation between the Tung Chung town center and Ngong Ping, where the Big Buddha and Po Lin Monastery are located.
IOA's 24th annual Cable Car Caroling delivers holiday song and celebration to seniors, families and kids of all ages on Sunday, December 5, 2010.
New schemes includes Electrical and Mechanical spare parts for chairlift and cable car system at Patriata, Installation of Cable car at Murree, feasibility study for Islamabad Murree Shuttle Service, Feasibility and Designing for Development of Recreational resort along river Indus at Attock Khurd, Renovation and beautification of Lake at Kallar Kahar, Construction of TIC and Resort at Darawar Fort Cholistan.