72 Year Old Black Train Tourists: The steam locomotive, which was restored by TCDD to a private company for touristic purposes, reached Sandıklı district of Afyonkarahisar. The Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD), then rented by a private company for the purpose of sightseeing restored steam locomotive, covered 8 day tour came to Afyonkarahisar Wooden district.
1998 model locomotive, which has been organized since 1942 since 50, came to Sandıklı District of Afyonkarahisar with a group of 12 people consisting of German, Japanese, Bulgarian and British tourists. 19 XNUMX will complete its tour in October after traveling from Usak, Afyonkarahisar, Sandikli, Karakuyu, Isparta and Burdur.
Naci Akdag, a coal-powered locomotive engineer, said that the German-made 72 locomotive was commercially removed from the service in March at 1990. Turkey captured in movies, series and documentaries in one of the locomotive is the only working steam locomotives in Turkey Akdag transfer Machinist German Henkel produced in the factory, some revisions were made in Usak. This is said to take tourists around by train.
After the water supply and maintenance, the locomotive moved to Burdur. During the maintenance of the locomotive, known as the 'Black Train', it met the needs of its passengers. Then he took a photo with the locomotive.