Fethiye's 30-year dream Babadağ Cable Car Project continues without slowing down despite the snow and cold weather that has been falling on the summit for months. The tender for Babadağ Cable Car Project was held on April 3, 2017 by Fethiye Power Union (FGB) company within the body of Fethiye Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FTSO). The tender competed by 2 companies that undertake to pay a rental fee of 250 million 2 thousand liras annually. kazanKırtur Limited Company, which has committed to give 12.5 percent of its price to FGB company. kazanwas. The construction of the Babadağ Cable Car Project, which started after the groundbreaking ceremony on August 21, continues unabated.
The starting station of the cable car to be installed on the south west slope of Babadağ will be built on Yasdam Avenue in Ovacık District, and the end station will be built adjacent to the 1700 meter track at Babadağ summit. Those who take the 8-person cabins from the starting point will pass through the intermediate station on the 1200 meter track and reach the Babadağ 6 meter track in an average of 7-1700 minutes. Transportation to the 1800 and 1900 meter tracks will be provided by the chairlift system. Within the scope of the project, a viewing terrace and restaurant will be built at an altitude of 1700 and 1900.
Transportation to Babadağ Air Sports and Recreation Center is provided by minibuses belonging to parachute companies from Ölüdeniz District. With the realization of the cable car project, 121 thousand flights, which were recorded as records last year, are expected to increase to over 200 thousand.