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Highest bridge in the world opened in China

In China, the Beipanjiang bridge opened, with a height of 565 meters and is the highest bridge in the world.

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In China is the highest bridge in the world opened for traffic. It comes to the Beipanjiang bridge, which is 565 feet above the river Nizhu hanging, report Chinese state media.

The building is 1.3 km long. People who used to 5 hours on the trip between Liupnshui and Xuanwei, is now less than an hour at his destination. The construction of the cable-stayed bridge began in 2013 and cost € 139 million.

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The bridge is part of the 2.935-kilometer-long highway of Hanghzou in Shanghai to the border with Burma near Tibet.

China is now proficient in the construction of high bridges: the second and third highest bridge in the world, the Sidu River Bridge, and the Puli Bridge, are located in China.

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