- The last bridge of the bridge will be placed today: the third bridge has come to an end. Today is 3. The last deck of the bridge.
Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Binali Yildirim said on Thursday: “There is a 9-meter gap left. We close that gap on Sunday. Then resources will be made and their deficiencies will be completed. It will be possible to walk on the bridge and drive by car. ”
Minister Yıldırım also said that the bridge was planned to be opened in August.
- The bridge will take the title of the world's widest bridge when finished with a width of 59 meters. 8 strip highway 2 will be the 10 meter on the sea of the total 1408 lane bridge as the strip rail. The total length of the bridge is 2 thousand 164 meters. With this feature, the bridge will be the longest suspension bridge in the world.
- The bridge will be the highest in the world with its foot height. The rail system on the bridge will carry passengers from Edirne to Izmit. Atatürk Airport, Sabiha Gökçen Airport and the new 3rd Airport will be connected with the rail system that will be integrated with Marmaray and Istanbul Metro. The North Marmara Motorway and the 3rd Bosphorus Bridge are realized with the “Build, operate, transfer” model.