Karaman-Konya YHT test drives start today
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu said, "As of today, we are starting Konya-Karaman High Speed Train test drives.
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Adil Karaismailoğlu, stated in the statement he made last week that the signaling system assemblies on the Konya-Karaman High Speed Train line were completed and test drives would start on February 8.
Minister Karaismailoğlu said, "As of today, we are starting Konya-Karaman High Speed Train test drives" about Karaman, while examining the works carried out in Kadıköy Haydarpaşa Station on site.
"Test drives are starting on February 8"
Turkey's Minister Karaismailoğlu reminiscent of that in a major breakthrough in rail, Konya-Karaman-Ulukışla YHT Project, Karaman, Nigde, was passed would also connect to high-speed rail network of Mersin and Adana. Karaismailoğlu said, “The length of our Konya-Karaman high speed railway line is 102 kilometers. Its infrastructure and superstructure are finished. Signaling system installations in Konya-Karaman YHT line have been completed.
Test drives will begin on February 8, today. Test drives will take 3 weeks. Hopefully, our goal is to start operating by the end of May. Again, our work on our Karaman-Ulukışla line continues at full speed ”.