I suggest you get acquainted with the modern television tower, which is the highest TV tower of the world.
Tashkent TV Tower
Height: 375 meters
Location: Uzbekistan, Tashkent
Year built: 1985
It is the highest TV tower in Central Asia. It was built for 6 years and has been put into operation January 15, 1985.
Kiev TV Tower
Height: 385 meters
Location: Ukraine, Kiev
Year built: 1973
Kiev is the highest tower in the world of the construction of buildings with lattice structure. The tower consists entirely of steel pipes of different diameter and weighs 2700 tons.
In the central part is a vertical pipe with a diameter of 4 meters. It serves as the elevator shaft and smoothly into the antenna part.
Kiev TV Tower is the tallest structure in Ukraine. The tower 60 meters taller than the Eiffel Tower, but weighs 3 times less.
Central TV Tower in Beijing
Height: 405 meters
Location: China, Beijing
Year built: 1995
On top of the tower is a revolving restaurant.
Kuala Lumpur Tower
Height: 421 meters
Location: Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
Year built: 1995
Construction of this building height of 421 meters lasted about 5 years.
For the original lighting Menara Tower received an informal name of "Garden light».
Height: 435 meters
Location: Iran, Tehran
Year built: 2006
The tower moves 6 panoramic lifts and at an altitude of 276 meters there is a panoramic revolving restaurant. Gondola tower has 12 floors with a total area of 12 000 sq m, which is the largest area of the premises TV tower in the world.
It is the tallest building in Iran:
Height: 468 meters
Location: China, Shanghai
Year built: 1995
"Oriental Pearl" - the second highest TV tower in Asia. The sphere at the top of the tower has a diameter of 45 meters and is located at an altitude of 263 meters above the ground.
At an altitude of 267 meters there is a revolving restaurant at an altitude of 271 meters - 20 rooms and a bar with karaoke. At a height of 350 meters - the penthouse lookout.
Height: 540 meters
Location: Russia, Moscow
Year built: 1967
The project was conceived tower Nikitin chief designer for one night, the tower became a way inverted lily.
The mass of the tower with the foundation - 51 400 tons. Ostankino TV Tower Victory Day 2010. (Photo by Dmitry Smirnov):
August 27, 2000 in the Ostankino tower, there was a large fire at an altitude of 460 m. Completely burned 3 floors. Long repair and construction work and landscaping to ended February 14, 2008. Infrared photography Ostankino television tower
Height: 553 meters
Location: Canada, Toronto
Year built: 1976
The CN Tower is almost twice as high as the Eiffel Tower and 13 meters above the Ostankino.
It is able to withstand wind speed of 420 km / h and a year it has more than 80 lightning.
From 1976 to 2007 it was the tallest building in the world.
Guangzhou TV Tower
Height: 610 meters
Location: China, Guangzhou
Year built: 2009
Retina of the tower is made of steel pipes of large diameter. The tower is crowned by a steel spire height of 160 meters.
The design of the retina corresponds to Guangzhou TV Tower patent in 1899 Russian engineer Shukhov.
Tokyo Sky Tree
Height: 634 meters
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Year built: February 29, 2012
Construction of the television tower was completed recently, and 22 May 2012 held its opening. In the tower are more than 300 boutiques, restaurants, an aquarium, a planetarium and theater.
During construction, 10 October 2010:
This is the highest building in Japan and the tallest tower in the world.