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LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 01: A 62-acre site west of the Las Vegas Strip that was purchased by the Oakland Raiders for USD 77.5 million is shown on May 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The team is expected to begin play no later than 2020 in a planned 65,000-seat domed stadium on the site at a cost of about USD 1.9 billion. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Could the new Raiders stadium here in Las Vegas be too tall? The Raiders have asked the Federal Aviation Administration to review 21 different points on the 62-acre piece of land where the new stadium will be built, to make sure it will not hinder aircraft operations at McCarran International Airport. The Raiders have not disclosed the height of the proposed 1.9-billion dollar stadium. The FAA may also look at other factors, including stadium lighting and post-game fireworks that could affect planes passing through the nation’s 8th busiest airport. The FAA does not have authority over local building decisions. However, a Clark County ordinance states that the project cannot be approved if the FAA finds any structure, including a stadium, to be an airspace hazard.