Open to traffic on the bridge to the island of Russian

Vladivostok on Monday, July 2, opened the traffic on the bridge over the Eastern Bosphorus Strait. 

The bridge on the Russian island, built for the APEC summit, is the longest cable-stayed bridge in the world with a length of 1104 meters. Construction height — 70 meters above the water, weight — 3,5 thousand tons.

Construction was completed on April 11.

On the island of Russian will be the main event of the APEC summit, scheduled for September 2012.

  • Photo Sergey Panin PrimaMedia
  • Photo Sergey Panin PrimaMedia

During July, the motion will be carried out in a test mode, in two lanes. For urban transport bridge will open on August 1.

 

Large photo essay on the site SK MOST

 

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