# 1915 Çanakkale Bridge

### Basic information

Road suspension bridge in the province of Çanakkale in northwestern Turkey.

The number 1915 in the name, the height of intersection point of main cable (318 m),] and the groundbreaking date (18 March) are related to the Ottoman naval victory on 18 March 1915 during the naval operations in the Gallipoli Campaign.

The deck carries six lanes of motorway (three in each direction), together with two walkways on each side for maintenance

The total length of the bridge is 3,563 m (11,690 ft) and together with the approach viaducts the length reaches 4,608 m (15,118 ft), main span of 2,023 m (6,637 ft)

The height of the bridge's two towers is 318 m (1,043 ft), the bridge is the sixth tallest bridge in the world

Construction start 2017, construction end 26.02.2022

**25**days from now, November 9, 2024, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge celebrate**11**^{st}Mercury age**58**days from now, December 12, 2024, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge celebrate exactly**1,000 days****113**days from now, February 5, 2025, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge celebrate**12**^{nd}Mercury age**154**days from now, March 18, 2025, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge celebrate**3**^{rd}birthday**181**days from now, April 14, 2025, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge celebrate**5**^{th}Venus age**201**days from now, May 4, 2025, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge celebrate**13**^{rd}Mercury age**215**days from now, May 18, 2025, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge celebrate exactly**100,000,000 seconds****276**days from now, July 18, 2025, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge celebrate exactly**40 months****289**days from now, July 31, 2025, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge celebrate**14**^{th}Mercury age**308**days from now, August 19, 2025, 1915 Çanakkale Bridge celebrate exactly**30,000 hours**