The first driverless subway of the European side of Mecidiyekoy-Mahmutbey subway, wagons were lowered. The test will begin in February, the metro will be put into service in the last quarter of this year
It is the end of Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey subway which will connect Istanbul's 8 district. The first wagon 15 on rails is being downloaded in January MORNINGZeynel Yaman examined the electromechanical operations on the line at the site. Mecidiyeköy and Kabataş Electromechanical operations between the Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey of the Mahmutbey subway, which is under construction in two stages, has reached the end point. Vehicle dispatch started on the line, which is the first driverless metro line of the European side, after rail laying operations have been completed. The first train was put down on the tracks on 15 January in the Tekstilkent / Giyimkent region. Test drives will start from February, bringing 8 wagons every month. In order to complete safe driving accreditations, the line, which will have a trial period of at least 6 months, is planned to be opened in the last quarter of this year. On the other hand, while fine workmanship was completed at the stations, escalators were mounted and the marble coating of the walls came to an end. In the subway line, which will serve without drivers, platform separator panels were also placed.
UNDERGROUND UNDERGROUND GROUND
Turkey's links with the most dense passenger traffic that Mecidiyeköy subway underground passage was performed. In the metro line that will go from Mecidiyeköy, Kağıthane, Alibeyköy to Tekstilkent and Mahmutbey, the transition was made with tunnels and viaducts due to the elevation difference between the stations. Metrobüs, Yenikapı-Hacıosman and Mahmutbey metro will be connected from Mecidiyeköy underground passage. When the line is opened, integration with Yenikapı-Hacıosman and metrobus lines will be provided. In the first opening, approximately 300 thousand people are expected to pass through Mecidiyeköy station per day. 240 thousand people Kabataş- Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey line is expected to travel between Yenikapı-Hacıosman, 30 thousand people to be distributed to the metrobus and 30 thousand to the business areas of Mecidiyeköy.
AIRPORT 22 MINUTES
19-kilometer Mahmutbey – Mecidiyeköy- consisting of 24,5 stations Kabataş With the launch of the metro line, it will go down to the subway with the subway of Kagithane-Mecidiyekoy 4,5 minutes, Kagithane-Uskudar 26 minutes, KagithaneUmraniye 39,5 minutes and Kagithane-Besiktas 10 minutes. In addition, the Istanbul New Airport check-in ticket area can be reached in 22 minutes from Kağıthane with the other line. (Source : MORNING)