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Alpha Nov 23, 2006 1:50 PM

Tallest structures in Japan
 
Can someone find out more about the tallest structures of Japan?
These are/were:
* Iwo Jima LORAN-C transmitter ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iwo_Jim...-C_transmitter ), whose 411.5 metre mast collapsed in 1965 and destroyed thereby also the transmitter building. Was it rebuilt?
* Former OMEGA Transmitter Shushi-Wan ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OMEGA_T...ter_Shushi-Wan ), 389 metres
* Marcus Island LORAN-C transmitter ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marcus_...-C_transmitter )

Please update the articles over these structures in Wikipedia.

urbanflyer Dec 20, 2006 6:08 AM

Highly unlikely considering LORAN is an obsolete navigational aid system that hasnt been used in widespread fashion for decades.

Nicodemo Apr 9, 2007 2:16 AM

And the Tokyo Tower??

Chevelle Oct 10, 2007 4:24 AM

Tokyo Tower would be second right now currently standing at just above 1090 ft. It was originally built for radio trans now think there is like 5 tv stations that use it I know NHK does and obviously a tourist trap with the aquarium etc in it now...

naruto Dec 8, 2007 5:46 PM

I love tokyo...wanna visit tokyo.....

inno4321 Dec 10, 2007 9:40 PM

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inno4321 Dec 10, 2007 9:41 PM

very good

twoNeurons Mar 22, 2012 4:26 PM

Thread Resurrection!
 
Tokyo Sky Tree will be 634m and will more or less replace Tokyo Tower.

Osaka's Abeno Harukas multi-use building will be the tallest building in Japan, at 300m (taller than the Landmark Tower in Yokohama).

N90 Jul 22, 2018 5:18 AM

Skytree


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