TCDD 4 200 million passengers per year was reached: Turkey State Railways (TCDD) and Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, which is a joint project İZBAN, 4 200 million passengers was reached in years.
IZBAN, who served on the 80 kilometer line between Aliaga-Menderes and carried its first passenger on 30 August 2010, was the 200 millionth passenger, Elif Ozcicek (21), student of Dokuz Eylul University Faculty of Education. Ozcicek, when it came to the turnstile because there was no money in kentkart returned. Ozcicek came to the turnstiles by loading money from the box office card, sirens rang the card read. Elif Özçiçek, who was in great astonishment, was told that he was the 200 millionth passenger.
Stating that he is from Tekirdağ, Elif Özçiçek said, im I am a student. I was in a lot of surprise. I always use İZBAN, Metro in a place like İzmir. I am happy to have won the 1 annual free pass..
İZBAN General Manager Sabahattin Eriş wished Özkan success and said that they were happy to reach 200 millionth passenger.
İZBAN Assistant General Manager Sonmez Alev also a sense of Turkey's population August 30 2010 Since they started the service said they reached a number of passengers exceeding seriously. With the new sets that IZBAN will receive, both the number of passengers and the hinterland enlarged Flame, Aliaga-Menderes flights will extend to Torbalı after a short time, he added. Alev said, “We will reach the 500 millionth passenger in a very short time. Our 200 millionth passenger was Elif Özçiçek. There was no money in Kentkart and went to the turnstile for the second time after filling the box office. I congratulate him. 1 has won a free trip for years ”.