Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Ahmet Arslan answered the questions of the deputies at the General Assembly of the Turkish Grand National Assembly. Arslan, “Our high-speed trains depart from Ankara to Haydarpaşa or HalkalıIt will be able to go up to. I hope we will have provided this service by the end of this year ”.
Arslan said that the High Speed Train (YHT) and High Speed Train lines were determined to be made on the east-west and south-north axis with a corridor approach, and that the project works continue at full speed, “YHT addresses only passengers and the high speed train addresses both cargo and passengers. Therefore, the regions are designed as YHT or High Speed Train, taking into account the travel and load density. Planned studies for all regions continue at full speed. " said.
Ahmet Arslan, Haydarpaşa-Pendik Railway Project Halkalı and said that the work on extending it to Gebze is continuing.
Minister Arslan said, “There has been a serious acceleration in the Marmaray Project in the last year. We will complete the infrastructure construction in August and the signaling works in September. By the end of this year, by doing the necessary tests within the remaining time, suburban lines from Gebze. HalkalıWe will make uninterrupted passenger transport to Turkey with Marmaray vehicles. YHTs also depart from Ankara to Haydarpaşa or HalkalıIt will be able to go up to. " he spoke.
Izmir-Ankara high-speed train project, indicating that the infrastructure work continues in all segments of Arslan, 28 physical infrastructure improvement in the infrastructure work, he said.