Balıkesir Train Station last May, quietly rented to Yunus Emre Municipality of Manisa and then caused great reactions to the steam land train came to Balikesir again.
Yunus Emre Municipality of Balıkesir land train leased on the responses from citizens after the initiative of the Mayor of Balikesir Metropolitan Municipality Yucel Yilmaz and the MPs as a result of the new land train was more well-maintained than the old one was observed. The locomotive returning to Balıkesir was put into place more visible in the city.
The steam locomotive, which was built in 1930 years and has a weight of 130 tons, was put into the prepared place with the help of 5 crane as a result of approximately 2 hour work. Balıkesir Train Station is located in the city center facing the steam locomotive after the necessary arrangements will be opened to the service of citizens reported. The steam locomotive placed in the area next to Balıkesir Train Station is expected to be one of the symbols of Balıkesir.