Latest Posts :

London Eye

The London Eye

It took seven years and the skills of hundreds of people from five countries to make the London Eye
Click On Image For Full Size View

Each rotation takes about 30 minutes, meaning a capsule travels at a stately 26cm per second,
or 0.9km (0.6 miles) per hour - twice as fast as a tortoise sprinting; allowing passengers to step on and off without the wheel having to stop.
 Click On Image For Full Size View

You can see around 40KM (25 miles) from the top as far as Windsor Castle on a clear day.

Each of the 32 capsules weighs 10 tonnes.
To put that figure into perspective, it's the same weight as 1,052,631 pound coins!
  Click On Image For Full Size View

The total weight of the wheel and capsules is 2,100 tonnes - or as much as 1,272 London black cabs!
  Click On Image For Full Size View
The London Eye can carry 800 passengers per revolution equivalent to 11 London red doubled-decker buses.
  Click On Image For Full Size View

The height of the London Eye is 135m (equivalent to 64 red telephone boxes piled on top of each other) making it the fourth tallest structure in London after the BT Tower, Tower 42 and One Canada Square in Canary Wharf.
  Click On Image For Full Size View

The London Eye welcomes an average of 3.5 million customers every year. You would need 6,680 fully booked British Airways Boeing 747-400 jumbo jets to move that number of fliers!
  Click On Image For Full Size View
The spindle holds the wheel structure and the hub rotates it around the spindle. At 23 metres tall,
the spindle is around the size of a church spire and, together with the hub, weighs in at 330 tonnes: over 20 times heavier than Big Ben.

Post By: Fayaz Hussain

Share this article :

Post a Comment

Thanks For Your Comment



Call Me @ # 0092-333-279-8523

Call & WhatsAPP Me @ # +92-312-334-5563

Featured Post

Currency Notes Round the World

Currency Notes Round the World Click On Images For Large Size View Post By: Sunny Khan

Imran Alam

Imran Alam

Type Your E-Mail Addres in the box and press "Enter" Key

Google Serch

Custom Search
Support : Cutee Group | | Imran Alam
Copyright © 2013. The World Of Fun Cutee Group - All Rights Reserved
Template Created by Imran Alam Published by Cutee Group
Proudly powered by ImranAlam