Turkey's first domestic communications satellite will be sent off into space by 2022, Turkish Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu said.
Turkey will be resuming flights to and from Russia as of July 15. The country is the latest addition to a list of 31 others that Ankara allows travels to.
Turkey's Transport Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu has said that the country is planning to gradually resume international flights to 40 countries as of June 10. The first flights will be to Northern Cyprus, Bahrain, Bulgaria, Qatar and Greece, and will take place on June 10, he said.
Turkey's high-speed trains started operating on May 28 after a months-long pause in operations. While trains will operate at 50 percent of their capacity, there will not be a spike in ticket prices, Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu said.
Main opposition Deputy Chair Özgür Özel’s parliamentary question about the Presidency’s use of state aircraft was left unanswered as the vice president lacked information and redirected the inquiry to the Transportation and Infrastructure Ministry. The latter noted they had no information on how many aircraft were used by the presidency, or why.
Turkey's Transport Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan has been removed from his post by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Several social media users alleged that Turhan was removed from duty over criticism of the timing of a recently held tender related to the controversial Kanal Istanbul project.