Istanbul residents started to receive internet service in the subways belonging to IMM. The first test was successfully carried out today on the M-2 Yenikapı – Hacıosman metro line. Free IMM Wifi internet service will serve at full capacity on the same metro line from tomorrow.
WORKS ON OTHER LINES ARE EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED
Efforts are underway to provide free internet service in other metro lines. Internet service approval processes on these lines are expected to be completed. The internet service decision in the metros, taken by the IMM assembly in October, was first implemented on the M-2 Yenikapı – Hacıosman metro line.
VOICE CALL CAN ALSO BE PERFORMED
Mobile internet provider phone operators will also start to serve in IMM metros after the approval process is completed. All passengers will be able to receive mobile internet service with their smart phones as well as make voice calls. Passengers who wish will also benefit from the free wifi service of IMM.
INTERNET SERVICE STARTS TOMORROW IN MARMARAY
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) AK Party Council Member Serdar Duran stated that the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure will start providing internet service in Marmaray as of Friday, October 15, and said, “From now on, you will be able to benefit from internet access on every metro line where you will see the letter U.”