World's First Car Ferry Boat
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World's First Car Ferry Boat

"Suhulet", the world's first ferry with car, was built by Hüseyin Haki and his friends in 1871. In the 1800s, transportation on both sides of the Bosphorus was carried out by simple boats with the power to move, a mixture of sails and oars. In the 1840's [more…]

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3. bridge decking ceremony ceremony was held

The bridge deck welding ceremony was held: Feridun Bilgin, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, said that the total weight of the Yavuz Selim Sultan Bridge, which is still under construction, will exceed 46 thousand tons. The deck of the 3rd bridge is a 10-hour sea [more…]

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The miracle salvation in Thailand

Miracle salvation in Thailand: 35-year-old Supakorn Trakulkaew jumped in front of the train to commit suicide in Nakhon Sawan, Thailand. The man who fell between the tracks survived with only a few minor injuries. Supakorn Trakulkaew, who stated that his mental balance was not in place, was at noon. [more…]