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China inaugurated the use of which claimed the longest bridge in the world. The bridge that crossed the sea it has a length of 42 kilometers and supported by more than 5,000 pillars.

Jiaozhou Bay Bridge connecting the city of Qingdao to Huangdao Island.
According to CCTV Television Station, the bridge has a width of 35 meters was built to cost more than 10 billion yuan.


The bridge construction was passed security checks on Monday, June 27. Once declared safe, bridges and underwater tunnels opened to the public.

The Chinese government took four years to build this bridge. Another unique thing is 5,000 pillars that support the bridge to remain robust.

Claims of the world's longest bridge is considered correct, because the Guinness World Records has verified it. The previous record was held by the Bridge of Lake Pontchartrain in Louisiana, United States (U.S.).

The bridge is known Jiaozhou 4 kilometers longer than the existing bridges in the State of Uncle Sam.