Photo Gallery What You Need to Know about the Burj Dubai

By now, everyone knows that the Burj Dubai is the world's tallest building. But it isn't easy constructing a tower that is over 800 meters tall. SPIEGEL ONLINE presents the most important facts about the new symbol of Dubai.
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Foto: AHMED JADALLAH/ REUTERS
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Foto: Bernhard Zand
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Foto: Ali Haider/ dpa
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Foto: MARWAN NAAMANI/ AFP