The Baku Metro intends to transmit to chips till January 2007, Trend reports quoting Taghy Ahmadov, the head of the Baku Metro, as saying at a news conference on Friday.
According to Ahmadov, 64 turnstiles have been installed at all stations, while 116 units are planned to be purchased in 2006. Thus, the Baku Metro will transmit to chips fully.
At present chips are sold experimentally. From 1 May we will sale chips in great amount. Prior to this time we plan to purchase 400,000 chips, Ahmadov stressed.
The head of the Baku Metro noted the chips put into exploitation (around 3,000) justified hopes. There is requirement for them among the population.