Airports will Connect to Cities by Rail System: Ahmet Arslan, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, emphasized that the integration of transportation types is very important and said, “Atatürk and Sabiha Gökçen airports and Istanbul New Airport
nın raylı sistemle şehir merkezlerine bağlanması için çalışmalar başlatıldı. Esenboğa HavalimanıIn order to connect the city center with the rail system in the first half of this year, a tender will be held. ”
Arslan, said in a statement, the integration of transport types by expressing the importance of each other, said that none of the independent.
Arslan explained that they connect the main corridors in terms of transportation, zaman When the investor invests in any place, 'Is the transportation types integrated to each other, is it easy to access, when I invest, can I go there easily, can I send the product I produce to other markets?' she is looking. Therefore, the integration of transport modes is very important. Looking from this window, we are trying to make projects. Esinde
“Esenboğa will be connected to the city center by rail system”
Stating that they have come a long way in the aviation sector, Arslan emphasized that it is very important to connect airports to city centers by rail systems. Arslan reminded that Atatürk Airport is connected to the city center by rail system and said:
“Sabiha Gökçen Airport also has a rail system Kadıköy-We are working on connecting to the Kaynarca-Kartal line. We launched the Keçiören metro in Ankara. The tender for connecting this line to Esenboğa Airport, which is approximately 27 kilometers, will be held in the first half of this year. Thus, we will connect both Esenboğa and Yıldırım Beyazıt University to the central rail system network in Ankara. We will not be content with it. We will extend this line until Çubuk. We started the studies on this line. Nowadays, we are starting the tender process for connecting Ankara High Speed Train Station to Kızılay. I hope we will have extended it in 2 years to integrate with other rail systems. ”
Arslan, Antalya, 5,5 within the scope of the EXPO in a record time, such as providing service to the rail system, so that Antalya Airport, Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport is connected to the city center by rail system, he said.
“New Airport will be connected to the city center by rail system”
Pointing out that Istanbul's new airport should be connected to the city center by rail system, Arslan said that after the tender of the 34 kilometer rail system from Gayrettepe to the new airport, the tender of the ground was made and the works started.
New airport, HalkalıArslan voicing that they will connect to the main backbone with the rail system, "We will also integrate them with other rail systems in the city when people leave the airport by simply transferring the station to go where they want." He said.