Microsoft Rewards Bing Homepage Quiz: What suspension bridge lays claim to being the world’s longest today?
A 1915 Çanakkale Bridge
B Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge
C Akashi Kaikyo Bridge
The 1915 Çanakkale Bridge in Turkey was opened on March 18, 2022, after five years of construction. Also known as the Dardanelles Bridge, it spans the Dardanelles Strait, which connects the Sea of Marmara to the Aegean Sea.
Its main span is 6,637 feet, 105 feet longer than the main span of the previous record holder, Japan’s Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, which connects the cities of Kobe and Iwaya.
The correct answer is 1915 Çanakkale Bridge.