Friday, January 31, 2014

China Opens Record Breaking 4,000 ft Long Aizhai Bridge

China Opens Record Breaking 4,000 ft long Aizhai Bridge
-courtesy article and photos provided by Dr. Alfonz Lengyel, Jan. 30th, 2014

Aizhai Bridge in Hunan province is 336 m (1,102 ft.) high and has a 1,176 m (3,858 ft.) span. 

It connects two traffic tunnels in the mountains, cutting the time needed to traverse the canyon from 30 minutes to 1 minute. Construction took five years. Work finished at the end of last year, making it the world's longest and highest suspension bridge. 











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