06 Ankara

YHT Polatl─▒ Station opens at 1.12.2011

It was reported that the trains operating on the Ankara-Konya High Speed ÔÇőÔÇőÔÇőÔÇőTrain (YHT) line will begin to pick up and drop off passengers from Ankara's Polatl─▒ district as of December 1. Polatl─▒ Mayor Yakup ├çelik, his speech [moreÔÇŽ]

GENERAL

Earthquake warning system

Turkey's earthquake reality also mobilized the railways. A "rapid warning system" will be installed for high-speed trains on railway routes with earthquake risk. Thanks to this system, high-speed trains [moreÔÇŽ]

Intercity Railways

Iron Silk Road on account

Calculations went wrong in the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) Railway Project, which is also described as the Iron Silk Road. All of the 76 million TL foreseen for the 290-kilometer Turkish section of the project has been spent. However, [moreÔÇŽ]