Spire permanently installed on WTC tower

The last part of the spire was installed

The last part of the spire was installed this morning. (May 10, 2013 11:08 AM)

(AP) The silver spire topping One World Trade Center has been fully installed on the building's roof. That brings the iconic structure to its full, symbolic height of 1,776 feet. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says the spire's installation was completed Friday morning. Pieces of the spire were transported to the roof of the building last week. It weighs 758 tons. The 408-foot spire...

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