• Erdoğan YAZICI with a capacity of 1000 was launched

Erdoğan YAZICI with a capacity of 1000 w...

Erdoğan YAZICI with a capacity of 1000 was launched

“Erdoğan Yazıcı”, holding the title of the biggest passenger boat ever launched to the sea” and built by Özata Tersanecilik San. ve Tic. Ltd. Şti. with a passenger capacity of 1000 was launched on August 4, 2012 with a ceremony held at Özata Shipyard at Yalova, Eskihisar.
Dentur Avrasya, Mavi Marmara and Turyol managers and members, Özdemir Ataseven, the owner of Özata Shipyard, his sons, Hulusi Ataseven and Gökhan Ataseven, as well as the leading representatives of the maritime sector were present at the ceremony. The workers and the engineers that made great efforts for building the boat were also present. Before its launch, prayers were made and Holly Koran was read. Then the ship was launched. 

To operate under Dentur Avrasya Group, Erdoğan Yazıcı passenger boat will start operating within 20 days. The boat will function mainly as the tour boat with guide/interpreter along Bosporus, or will be rented for daily trips, wedding or party organizations or for private tours around Marmara.
Mr. Hüseyin Şişman, the Board Member of Dentur Avrasya, said the boat will be running with higher capacity next year, as this season is almost ending. Mr. Şişman also stated that the passenger boat can be hired by companies or by entities, privately.