First BTK freight train reaches Kars
The first freight train running along the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway reached Kars
Director General of Turkish Railways (TCDD), Veysi Kurt attended the ceremony, which was held in this regard.
The first operation on cargo transshipment on the BTK rail line took place at Akhalkalaki station.
From Kars the train has already left in the direction of Mersin (in the south of Turkey), this road will take about 40 hours.
The opening of the BTK railway took place in Baku Oct.30.