The first rail flight from Turkey to Georgia was carried out
The first rail flight from Turkey to Georgia was carried out. The train will run from the logistics center near Erzurum through Turkey to Baku-Tbilisi-Kars line. Currently, the railway line works in a test mode.
General Director of Georgian Railway David Peradze and Director-General of TCDD Ali Ihsan Uygun participated in the ceremony.
Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway line is a regional railway directly connecting Kars in Turkey, Tbilisi in Georgia and Baku in Azerbaijan to transport both passengers and cargo freight. The total estimated cost of the project is US $600 million (US $422 million excluding infrastructure costs).