Kharkiv Cableway

Location: Kharkiv, Ukraine

Completed: 1971

Constructors: Kharkov Design Institute “Prommekhanizatsia” 

Genre: Cable car, Former USSR

The cable car system consists of 124 two-person gondolas and is 1387 metres in length. It was originally constructed to provide employees of two of the city’s factories (Kharkiv Aviation Production Enterprise and Kharkiv Machine-building Factory) with cheap and easy access to their place of work. 

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