Ankara-Istanbul YHT Test received Top Marks from Topaca: Governor Topaca answered the questions of the press members at the Izmit Station at the return of Pendik.
A FULL NOTE FROM TOPACA TO THE YHT TEST
Governor Ercan Topaca participated in the test drive of the High Speed Train, which will be opened by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday, July 25. Topaca, who went to Pendik from Izmit by high-speed train in the morning, said that the train line was ready for opening and stated that he did not see any risk.
Undetermined that it will stop at İZMİT
Answering the claims that YHT was raised before the election and therefore not safe, Governor Topaca said, “We do not operate the high-speed train newly, the Eskişehir - Ankara - Konya line has been running for 4-5 years. Our engineers have sufficient knowledge and experience. The state does not take such a risk. As of now, I do not see such a risk. The accident occurs in every transportation, but the important thing is to minimize it. ” Topaca also announced that it is not yet clear whether YHT will stop with Izmit on the opening day,
OPENING WILL NOT DELETE
Governor Ercan Topaca participated in the test drive of YHT. Taking the train from Izmit Station in the morning, Topaca went to Pendik and examined the works on site. After returning from. Pendik, Governor Topaca, who made a brief statement about YHT at Izmit Station, stated that the opening will not be delayed this time. Topaca, who said that the holiday traffic in our city will decrease with the introduction of YHT, said that he expects ticket prices between Istanbul and Ankara to be around 50-60 lira. At YHT, where Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will open on Friday, July 25, yesterday, Governor Ercan Topaca took the test drive. On the other hand, the suburban line that was closed in 2012 announced that it will open in September. Governor Topaca said that the YHT is safe and the Adapazarı Istanbul suburban line will also open in September. Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will hold the opening for this date, while there is no postponement from official sources. Governor Topaca, who carried out a test herd before this opening, was on the high speed train for the first time.
GO TO PENDIK STATION
Governor Topaca, who went to Istanbul Peikik by High Speed Train in the morning, came to Izmit with YHT again at noon. Governor Topaca, who made a statement after performing the test drive between Izmit Pendik, Test drives did not start today, a process that has been going on for a long time. We were here today because of a schedule in the morning. When the high speed train arrived, we went to Pendik Station. ”
NO MORE TRAFFIC
Pointing out that YHT is an important project for the country and the region, Governor Topaca said, “An important project that has been carried out recently for our country. There was Ankara Eskişehir line before. Later, new lines were opened. Hopefully, after a ceremony to be held in Pendik on Friday, the Istanbul Ankara route will also start working. It concerns Kocaeli very much. Both opening to Anatolia and going to Istanbul will relax the traffic in our city after Friday. "The fact that the high-speed train was put into service before the feast will partially ease the festive traffic," he said.
BANLIY IS COMING IN SEPTEMBER
The question of when the suburban line between Adapazarı and Istanbul, whose flights were stopped in 2012, will start, Topaca carried out YHT test drive to Pendik. Governor Topaca went to his office after the statement in Izmit station. We couldn't spare a lot of time for the suburban line because it was concentrated. The previously used lines are either renewed or brought closer to the comfort of YHT, and an improvement is also made there. The flights of the suburban line will begin in late August towards the middle of September. ”
WE'RE ONE TOP LEADER
Providing brief information about YHT, Governor Topaca said, “It will also provide convenience for university students. As a city, we are happy as a country. Having high-speed train service in our country is a project that goes up to the upper league. We want to raise our citizens safe and sound to our destination without any accident. The comfort of the plane. State railways are not yet fully finalized to set a price. It will be high on bus services, but it will be very economical compared to the plane. My guess is that the Istanbul Ankara line will be between 50-60 TL.
IMPORTANT OF USING THE MINIMIZING
Responding to the allegations that YHT was raised before the election and was not safe, Governor Topaca said, “We do not operate the high-speed train newly. Eskişehir Ankara Konya line has been going on for 4-5 years. Our engineers have sufficient knowledge and experience. The state does not take such a risk. As of now, I do not see such a risk. The accident occurs in every transportation, but the important thing is to minimize it. Work is underway by taking all kinds of security measures. It is not certain at which station my Eskişehir İstanbul Pendik line will stop. The program will become clear in 1-2 days, "he said.