In the speech he gave at TRANSIST 11th Istanbul Transportation Congress and Fair, Mehmet Cahit Turhan, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, we are close to the end of the Ankara-Sivas high-speed train project. " said.
Turhan, in line with the developments in information technology, they benefit from smart transportation systems, intelligent transportation systems, traffic from the main axes to the entire country to begin to intensify the main center, underlining that they aim to create an integrated structure under the main center.
Turhan, maintenance and renewal of the existing railway network, the last 15 983 a thousand kilometers a year they have done the railway, already 4 thousand 15 said that the work in the construction of the kilometer rail.
Stating that they increased the number of passengers from 2003 million to 77 million in 2017 with the railway mobilization launched in 183, Turhan said, “The project of the century, which was put into service on 29 October 2013, has moved 296 million passengers since its inception. We have come to an end in Ankara-Sivas high speed train project. ” said.