The Blooming Sky

    2022-11-24 by SICC








    "The amazing infrastructure"

    "City of the future"

    "Unbelievable high-speed train"

    "I finally understand why they could build the Great Wall thousands of years before" …


    The world-renowned China's mega projects like tunnels, high-speed train, bridges have become a channel for the world to learn about China's development.



    In recent years, we have witnessed the the Luding Daduhe Bridge for Ya'an-Kangding Expressway being awarded Gustav Lindenthal Medal which has been regarded as the Nobel Price of the bridge, the Queershan Tunnel winning Project of the Year of the 2018 ITA Tunnelling Awards, the Shanghai-Suzhou-Nantong Yangtze River Bridge wining the George Richardson Medal, the high-speed train being built in Daliang Mountain, the Crane Beach Hydropower Station starting to operate, the "double airports" enabling Sichuan to communicate with the world…


    Through the mega projects, Sichuan has been more and more known by the world.

    中国广袤的大西部还有哪些奇迹值得被发现?即日起,四川国际传播中心重磅推出《China WOW! 超级中国》系列双语纪录片,我们的双语主播将带领来自全球各地的“超级体验官”前往四川的超级工程所在地进行实地探访,听亲历者讲述超级工程的幕后故事以及为当地带来的真切改变。

    What are the other miracles in Southwest China? "China WOW", a bilingual documentary series presented by Sichuan International Communication Center (SICC) is published today, in which the bilingual anchor will take the "super experiencers" from the world to visit the mega projects in Sichuan and interview the witnesses about the story behind the mega projects and the changes these projects have brought to the local.


    《China WOW! 超级中国》首期,美国青年Noah乘坐飞机来到被誉为“蓝色星球上最后一片净土”的四川省甘孜州稻城县。

    In the first episode, Noah, a young man from the USA will take an airplane to Daocheng County, Ganzi Prefecture, Sichuan Province


    It isa place honored "the last pure land on the earth". Unlike the normal tourists, he is going to visit the highest civil airport in the world.



    Located in Haizi Mountain at the altitude of 4411 meters, Daocheng Yading Airport is the highest civil airport in the world. It was open to air traffic on September 16th, 2013.



    Previously, it took at least two days from Chengdu to Daocheng by bus. Now, it only cost one hour by air. Daocheng Yading Airport has become the "cloud hub" between Daocheng and others cities.







    Over the decade, people from the world were enabled to get into this "earthly paradise" by air. What has this airport brought to the local? Let's embark our journey following Noah.