Before the electric vehicles started working, a delegation consisting of IETT General Manager, Deputy General Managers and Heads of Departments made inspections in Adalar and met with the authorities.
It is only a short time before 14 electric vehicles for 40 people and 4 electric vehicles for 20 people start working in the Islands instead of phaetons. IETT continues the training of the drivers it has determined from the island residents. However, the Adalar District Governorship does not allow training rides for now, on the grounds that the vehicles do not have a license. IETT administrators asked the President to solve the problem. Ekrem İmamoğluPrior to the visit of .
The first visit was to the Mayor of Adalar Erdem Gül. IETT delegation consisting of IETT General Manager Alper Bilgili, Deputy General Manager Hamdi Alper Kolukısa, Deputy General Manager Hasan Özçelik, Passenger Services and Communication Department Head Müfit Yetkin and İBB Consultant Murat Altıkardeşler presented a model of the tram to President Gül. General Manager Alper Bilgili thanked President Gül for his support and explained the final process of electric vehicles during the visit, which was carried out with a social distance due to a pandemic and wearing a mask.
Later, the delegation, which passed to the Büyükada garage operation, carried out a test drive with electric vehicles.
The second address of the visit was Adalar District Governorship. Visiting the district governor Mustafa Ayhan in his office, the IETT delegation exchanged views on the latest status of electric vehicles. The visit ended after the gift of a tram model to Ayhan, Ayhan.
IETT executives then went to Heybeliada and visited the Operations Directorate and garage area on the island.