Belfast Telegraph

Saturday 23 August 2014

Tokyo tower now world's tallest

A transmission tower in Tokyo has become the world's tallest freestanding broadcast structure. The company managing the Tokyo Sky Tree project said the structure surpassed another tower in China by reaching 1,971ft (61m). Tobu Tower Sky Tree Co says it will stand 2,8ft (634m) when it is completed later this year.

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