China. Aizhai Extra Large — the highest bridge in the world!

In China, in 2012, was completed the world's tallest bridge, both ends of which go into the tunnel. Length of the bridge — more than one thousand meters. It is situated at an altitude of 1.8 km. The bridge was named Aizhai Extra Large. Going Aizhai Extra Large joined the two parts of the road line in the Chinese province of Hunan. The bridge is a key section of the 64-kilometer road.

Aizhai Extra Large is located above the canyon Dehang in Hunan Province. He leads from the tunnel to the tunnel over a huge chasm. The bridge is located at an altitude of 355 meters and the length of the interval between the tunnel is 1176 meters.

Major work on the construction of the bridge ran out at the end of last year. The bridge, which will illuminate the night around 2 thousand light bulbs, has two floors: on top riding cars and pedestrians to set aside the lower floor. People who fear heights, it is better not to use it and to seek, as they say, detour.

Most Aizhai Extra Large — a key part of the highway Jishou-Chadong Expressway length of 64 kilometers, it has a 2-Strawn traffic with 4 lanes. In total, high-speed track contains 18 tunnels.
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Pedestrians have arranged a special track for the roadway. Design the bridge began in late 2007, major works have been completed at the end of last year.
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