Drone footage shows the Kerch Strait Bridge, which is set to connect the Crimean Peninsula with Krasnodar Region, ahead of its official opening on Tuesday. Footage also captured final preparations at the bridge, as workers fixing road signs. Construction of the 19-kilometre (11,8-mile) bridge, the longest in Russia, has been ongoing since February 2016, and it is opening for cars more than six... Еще months before the deadline foreseen by the state contract. Russian President Vladimir Putin is scheduled to attend the opening ceremony. The bridge's capacity is of 40,000 cars and 47 pairs of trains per day, 14 million passengers and 13 million tonnes of cargo per year. The railway section is expected to open in early 2019.