The Kremlin said the exact date of the opening of the Crimean bridge

Кремль назвал точную дату открытия Крымского моста

On the bridge in each direction will be two lanes

The maximum speed limit on the bridge will be 90 km/h and stopping will be prohibited.

On Tuesday, may 15, will open a road part of the bridge from the annexed Crimea in neighboring Russia. The ceremony will be attended by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, informs the press-service of the Kremlin on Monday, may 14.

“The head of state will get acquainted with the readiness of a Single center traffic management and all operational services to the work of transport crossing through the Kerch Strait,” – said in the message.

It is noted that “in a ceremony on the occasion of the opening of the bridge will involve workers, engineers, industry leaders and regions – a great team carried out the construction task six months ahead of schedule”.

With this car the movement of cars and public transport on the bridge from both sides will run may 16 – two lanes in each direction. The maximum speed limit will be 90 km/h and stop on a bridge will generally be prohibited.

Earlier it was reported that Russia has postponed the completion of works on maintenance of transport safety of the bridge Kerch until the end of 2019.

The bridge across the Kerch Strait length of 19 kilometers, Russia began to build in 2016. The total cost of the project amounted to around 230 billion rubles.

In may, the bridge will be allowed to ride only buses and passenger cars – trucks are allowed only after the end of the holiday season, roughly October. Work on the construction of the railway part of the bridge Russia plans to finish by the end of 2019.

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