Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu examined the works on the Pendik-Tavşantepe-Sabiha Gökçen Airport metro line. Karaismailoğlu, as the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, we have implemented great projects that will shed light on the future of the nation in 2021, carry Turkey to the future, and leave a bright future for the youth. "We have completed a very important stage by completing the deck assembly of the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge," he said.
Karaismailoğlu said, “With our projects, we have planned Turkey's investments until 2023, 2053 and 2071. While planning the next 50 years, we continued our efforts to ensure that the services and projects needed today and longed for by our nation, by taking all necessary health measures, and we achieved success.
In the first days of the year, we launched our Türksat 5A satellite into orbit and put it into service on 28 June. We launched Türksat 5B, our new generation communication satellite, into orbit. Within a year, we launched 2 communication satellites into orbit, a first in our history. We put into service the 7th section of the Northern Marmara Motorway, which is the golden necklace of Marmara, between Hasdal-Habipler and Başakşehir Junctions, and opened 400 kilometers of the Motorway, together with the longest and widest tunnel of Istanbul. We have also started the works of Başakşehir-Ispartakule-Bahçeşehir-Hadımköy road. Within the scope of this project, we started the Sazlıdere Bridge and Kanal Istanbul Project, where we started the construction works on the Sazlıdere Dam.
We have put Camlica Tower, the highest tower in Europe, into the service of our nation, which is a pioneering environmental and technology project in Turkey and an exemplary environment and technology project for the world. We made Filyos Port, which we opened with an annual container handling capacity of 25 million tons, the new logistics base of the Black Sea and the new address for large-tonnage ships.
We left behind a very important stage by completing the deck assembly of the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge, one of the most important transportation projects of our country. Now we are close to the end of our project.” used the phrases.