Nizhny Novgorod cable car entered the record books as the road in Europe with the largest span of the water.
Previously, the road entered the record books in Russia. "After the completion of the examination to Europe in connection with the application number E-1.025 editorial board" Book of Records in Europe "has been admitted as an official record of the application of Europe" — said in a statement on the website of the road.
The span of the cable car over the river is 861, 21 meters. The road, linking Nizhny Novgorod and the satellite town of Bor, began work in February 2012. Its construction was started about five years ago, but was interrupted for various reasons, the launch of the road has also repeatedly postponed.
The cost of the road was about 900 million rubles, 65% of the allocated area, 30% — Nizhny Novgorod, the rest — credit funds, fare — 70 rubles.