TCDD YHT line without cutting the cable description: General Directorate of State Railways of the Republic of Turkey, made a statement regarding the news cable cut in the Ankara-Istanbul high-speed train line.
The Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD), signal and communication cables ray of interruption of said circuit that occurred in the testing phase, "These events affect even the testing and certification process. After the line is put into operation, any negativity can be seen and intervened immediately from the central system. ”
In the written statement made by TCDD, it was stated that the news of cable cutting on Ankara-Istanbul high speed train line was given a wide coverage in the press, and the safety of the line was also questioned after the line was put into operation.
The following statements were given in the TCDD statement:
“Signal and communication cables and rail circuits breaking events occurred during the testing phase. These events even affect the testing and certification process. After the line is put into operation, any negativity can be seen immediately from the central system and intervened. In that area, train traffic is stopped centrally by the signaling system.
Once the high-speed train has been opened for operation, the smallest events and changes that occur can be monitored automatically and automatically. In order to inform the public correctly, we expect to be sensitive about this issue in the news.