TORONTO, March 31 /CNW/ - Lifting off April 9, 2008, the CN Tower
introduces North America's first and the world's highest glass floor paneled
elevator as one of its glass-fronted elevators now offers a thrilling new
perspective on the view 346m (1,136 ft) straight down. Part of the Tower's
ongoing upgrades and efforts to provide visitors with a memorable experience
at this famous iconic attraction, the recently completed elevator car
replacement includes two glass floor panels which combined total 5 1/4ft(2) of
floor space in the elevator. The new elevator will be available to the public
after 11am beginning April 9, 2008.
WHAT Media are invited to experience an exclusive preview and ride
aboard the new elevator.
Interviews with CN Tower spokesperson: Jack Robinson, Chief
Press kits will be available.
WHEN Wednesday, April 9, 2008
9am - 11am Media preview and rides aboard new elevator (ongoing)
9am - 11am Media interviews with CN Tower spokesperson, Jack
WHERE CN Tower, Mezzanine Level.
Suggested nearby parking at MTCC South or North lots.
Media are asked to sign in before proceeding to the elevator.
Defining the Toronto skyline, at a height of 553.33m (1,815 ft.,
5 inches), the CN Tower is Canada's National Tower, the World's Tallest Tower
for over 32 years, an engineering Wonder and Toronto's must see attraction
visited by almost 2 million people each year. www.cntower.ca
For further information:
For further information: CN Tower Media Inquiries: Irene Knight, Manager
of Public Relations, (416) 601-4729, firstname.lastname@example.org