Oh, olden times — you so crazy. The modern train might be a perfectly functional way to get around a big city, but you have to feel a little disappointed that inventor George Bennie’s hanging Railplane didn’t catch on as a more exciting alternative.
Monorails used to be the vision of futuristic travel. Now, that mode of transit has been mostly reduced to inter-terminal airport travel and family theme parks. Take a step back in time and gander at these bullet-shaped babies in action.