Spectacular view from the top of the new Burj Khalifa tower (Burj Dubai)

Tue, Jan 5, 2010 at 9:44 am ET

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I guess this is where all the money I spend on my gas-guzzler went.

Stats and pics after the jump…

Burj Dubai Records (just some):

  • Tallest skyscraper in the world – 2717 ft
  • Building with the most floors – 160 (World Trade Center had 110)
  • Worlds fastest elevators – 40 mph or 59 ft/sec

Burj Dubai Facts;

  • Construction began on 10/21/04, building opened 1/4/10
  • Project budget was $1.5 Billion

Comparative view of the Burj Dubai Tower and other skyscrapers

Vertical view of the Burj Dubai Tower

Landscape view of the Burj Dubai Tower

Skyline of the Burj Dubai Tower

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2 Responses to “Spectacular view from the top of the new Burj Khalifa tower (Burj Dubai)”

  1. B Diddy Says:

    Is it weird that my hands started sweating and I got nervous with that vid?


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