Eiffel Tower Grows Taller. Watch Here
A new digital radio antenna was installed on top of the Eiffel Tower, which increased its height by 6 meters (19.69 feet) on Tuesday, reports Reuters.
After the DAB+ (digital audio) antenna was flown onto its pinnacle by helicopter under a leaden sky, the tower, erected by Gustave Eiffel in the late 19th century, now measures 330 meters.
LIVE: Eiffel Tower in Paris grows taller https://t.co/AQe9J5QezY
— Reuters (@Reuters) March 15, 2022
The Eiffel Tower eclipsed the Washington Monument during construction to become the world’s highest man-made structure, a status it held for four decades until the Chrysler Building in New York City was completed in 1929.
According to TripAdvisor, the wrought-iron lattice tower is one of the most visited tourist attractions in the world.
It has, however, been used for broadcast transmissions for almost a century, with the height of its apex shifting several times as old antennas were replaced. The chopper lowered the antenna onto its base atop the tower, where workmen secured it in an operation that lasted less than 10 minutes, according to live television photos.
Apart from this, you can also read Entertainment, Tech, and Health-related articles here: Grimes net worth, Firefly Lane Season 2, Harnaaz Sandhu Net Worth, SmallPDF, Dramacool, Squid Game Season 2, Joe Biden net worth, Crackstream, The Matrix 4, Goku, Kung Fu Panda 4, Leonardo DiCaprio net worth, Diabolik Lovers Season 3, Twitch Error 2000, Alyson Hannigan, Brent Rivera net worth, Emma Watson net worth, 444 angel number, 666 angel number, 1616 angel number, 777 angel number, 333 angel number, Dave Portnoy net worth, Messi net worth, Keanu Reeves net worth, The Equalizer 3, The 100 Season 8, Gina Carano net worth, Bruno Mars net worth, KissAnime, Jim Carrey net worth, PDF Drive, Youtbe, Bailey Sarian Net Worth, Bollyshare, Afdah, Moviezwap, Y8, Jalshamoviez, Project Free TV, Kissasian, Mangago, Jio Rockers, M4uHD, Hip dips, M4ufree, NBAstreams XYZ, CCleaner Browser review, Avocado Calories, Bear Grylls net worth, Highest Paid CEO, The 100 season 8, Sundar Pichai net worth, and F95Zone.