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8 Amazing Facts about Burj Khalifa

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Today, We are going to talk about the current tallest structure in this world, the Burj Khalifa. Burj Khalifa is the tallest structure that has ever built by humans. Its height is 829.8 m. Without the antenna 828 m.


8 Amazing Facts
1. Location and Name
It is located almost at the center of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. The name of the skyscraper was 'Burj Dubai' in the initial stage. But then it was changed to the name 'Burj Khalifa' in honor of the ruler of Abu Dhabi and president of the United Arab EmiratesKhalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.


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2. World Records

Here are some World Records that it holds:

3. Cost and Duration of Construction

It cost 1.5 billion USD to complete the construction of the tallest structure. It took six years to complete and open it t…
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