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Akashi Kaikyo Bridge
Japan

Akashi Kaikyo Bridge (aka Pearl Bridge) is the longest suspension bridge in the world. "Kaikyo" means "strait".

This bridge links Kobe and Awaji Island.

Span: 3911m (12831 ft)

Center Span: 1991m (6532 ft)
Height of the Main Towers: 297m (974 ft)
Opened in April 1998

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Uploaded: 11/06/2011
Updated: 25/04/2014
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