Bridge across Volga open for traffic in Volgograd
In Volgograd, the bridge across the Volga River, the longest one in Europe, has been opened for traffic. Expert examination and technical testing have proved that the bridge is fit for running. The bridge condition is being monitored round-the-clock. On May 20 th gale-force wind caused resonance vibrations of the bridge structure, with the oscillation amplitude reaching 1 metre.