Chronik | Welt
31.07.2017

Längste Hängebrücke der Welt eröffnet

In der Schweiz spannt sich die neue Brücke fast 500 Meter lang. Dank eines Dämpfungssystems soll die Brücke kaum ins Schwingen geraten.

Längste Hängebrücke der Welt eröffnet

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People walk on the "Europabruecke", that is supposed to be the world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge with a length of 494m, after the official inauguration of the construction in Randa, Switzerland, on Saturday, July 29, 2017. The bridge is situated on the Europaweg that connects the villages of Zermatt and Graechen. (Valentin Flauraud/Keystone via AP)

ABD0063_20170729 - RANDA - SCHWEIZ: The "Europabruecke", the world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge with a length of 494m, is pictured one day prior to the official inauguration of the construction, in Randa, Switzerland, on Friday, July 28, 2017. The bridge is situated on the Europaweg, that connects the villages of Zermatt and Graechen. (KEYSTONE/Valentin Flauraud). - FOTO: APA/KEYSTONE/VALENTIN FLAURAUD - PICTURE TAKEN WITH A DRONE; EDITORIAL USE ONLY

ABD0065_20170729 - RANDA - SCHWEIZ: People walk on the "Europabruecke", the world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge with a length of 494m, after the official inauguration of the construction in Randa, Switzerland, on Saturday, July 29, 2017. The bridge is situated on the Europaweg that connects the villages of Zermatt and Graechen. (KEYSTONE/Valentin Flauraud). - FOTO: APA/KEYSTONE/VALENTIN FLAURAUD

The "Europabruecke", supposed to be the world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge with a length of 494m, is pictured one day prior to the official inauguration of the construction, in Randa, Switzerland, on Friday, July 28, 2017. The bridge is situated on the Europaweg, that connects the villages of Zermatt and Graechen. (Valentin Flauraud/Keystone via AP)