It is the largest private sector investment of Muğla and one of the biggest projects of Fethiye. The construction of a cable car to Babadağ was an investment that the people wanted and dreamed of since the 1990s when Babadağ was used for paragliding activities. The construction of the cable car to the Babadağ Air Sports Center and Recreation Area was tendered in May 2011 by the General Directorate of Natural Resources Protection of the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization, the former Environmental Protection Agency of the Ministry of Environment and Forestry. Fethiye Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in 2011 by the tender of the project of ropeway construction of the project in the area registered by an entrepreneur in the area of the initiative of members made. However, it was understood that no tenderers would participate in the tender for the construction of the cable car project from the members registered to Fethiye Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Fethiye Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the development of regional development, and in particular, the cable car project, such as the need to bring a new and different investment to the region by the necessity of the Fethiye Power Union Tourism Promotion Trade. Ltd. (FGB) and won the tender on 17 June 2011 by participating in the tender organized by the Special Environmental Protection Agency on behalf of all its members.