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World's Tallest Ferris Wheels: For Now, Las Vegas Takes The Prize

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Published: April 1, 2014

9. Sky Dream Fukuoka

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  • 394 feet.
  • Completed in 2002 in Fukuoka, Japan.
  • The slow pace of 20 minutes per revolution was used as a selling point, providing "maximum kissing time."
  • It closed because of high maintenance costs in September 2009.


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