High Speed Train which cities will go
Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Binali Yıldırım said that they will connect 15 provinces to each other by high-speed train in the short term with the core network to be created by placing Ankara at the center.
Expressing that they will make YHT lines between metropolitan cities with high population density, as in countries that switch to high-speed trains, Yıldırım said, “These provinces are Ankara, Konya, Eskişehir, Bilecik, Bursa, Sakarya, Kocaeli, Istanbul, Kırıkkale, Yozgat, Sivas, Afyonkarahisar, Uşak, Manisa and Izmir. The population of this city, half of Turkey's population of 15. Thus, with half the YHT Turkey will be connected to each other. "We are making our country a country where high-speed trains are effective in regional and global transportation by building 2023 thousand kilometers of high-speed train lines by 10".
HOW MANY PEOPLE USED IN 2012?
Yıldırım said that 2012 million 3 thousand people traveled by High Speed Train (YHT) in 375. Pointing out that the number of passengers carried over 8 million 750 thousand since the YHTs were put into service, Yıldırım said, “In 2012 alone, 1 million 375 thousand people, 2 million 3 thousand of which were on the Konya-Ankara line and 375 million on the Eskişehir-Ankara line, traveled with the YHT. Thus, the number of passengers carried on the High Speed Train lines put into service in 2009 exceeded 8 million 750 thousand. YHTs now make each expedition fully loaded ”.
YHTs WILL BE NATIONAL PRODUCTION
YHT line of "the national train set" remarkable work they are doing to serve Lightning, until 2023. Turkey said they are preparing the necessary infrastructure to produce their own high-speed train sets. YHT rails, railway points, YHT sleepers who could draw now made of gold production in Turkey Lightning, "Everything has an order. We care about creating a domestic railway industry as much as building a new road. In 10 years, we have become producing many railway infrastructures such as sleepers, rails and switches. Currently, domestic signaling has come to the pilot implementation stage. We will start to produce local YHT sets until 2023, ”he said.
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