> The only monorail I know of in Japan is the one that was built forthe
> 1964 Tokyo Olympics, connecting the former international airportwith
> the city center.Actually, there are lots in Japan. Check out
http://www.monorails.org/tMspages/Japan.html . The Tama line itself
is 16km long, but they want to increase it to 93km, while the
Tokyo-Haneda actually turns a profit each year.