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China’s record-breaking bridge shut down due to excessive demand

CHINA’S record-breaking glass bridge has been forced to close, just 13 days after opening. The structure stretches 430 metres over Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon, with 99 triple-glazed panels providing breathtaking views of the 300 metre drop below. However, after opening on August 20, it simply couldn’t stand up to the hype — with demand estimated at 10 times its load capacity of 8000 people per day. The bridge is 430 metres… Read Article →