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The article states that the roof was designed for 93 fps or about 63 mph.  Not sure if this is 3 second, fastest mile or some other standard, but 63 mph seems low.

On 11/24/2011 2:59 PM, Bill Polhemus wrote:
I'm reading about ''Torn open': Wind rips off parts of $2.8 billion terminal's roof at Beijing airport' on Fluent News. Here is the link: http://fluentnews.com/s/27253751


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