Commissioning of an observation wheel with the height of 140 meters is scheduled for 2018 in the All-Union Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy (VDNKh), which is the main exhibition complex in Moscow.
The structure will become the highest observation wheel in Europe, a member of Board of Regiony state company, Amiran Mutsoev, told RIA Novosti news agency today. As a reference, Regiony is an investor of the project.
Also, Mutsoev unveiled the ticket price for this attraction totaling 850 rubles (over $14). However, the state company intends to correlate its price policy, depending on economic situation in the country.
The observation wheel will be equipped with 30 cabins for 20 persons each, including three cabins of enhanced comfort. The attraction is capable to serve 1620 persons per hour.