Shaikh Mohammed watches documentary on Dubai airport



His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, attended on Wednesday at the Meydan IMAX theatre, a screening of a documentary reflecting day-to-day operations at the Dubai International Airport.

The documentary filmed and recorded in collaboration between Dubai Airports and National Geographic Company, has ten episodes, and would be launched on Thursday on National Geographic channel for 500 million spectators around the world.

The documentary shows normal daily works at the Dubai airport and the facilities offered to passengers at the runway, gates, immigration counters, baggage collection areas and customs gates.

Shaikh Mohammed praised the effort made in producing and filming the documentary and ordered repeated broadcasting to the people of the world.

Shaikh Mohammed praised the efforts made in producing and filming the documentary . He ordered it to be screened several times to be watched by the largest possible  number of the world’s population to learn about the achievements of the UAE civilisation and about the ability of the national staff to innovate and compete in the various fields of construction and giving, at regional and global levels.

Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Shaikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Aviation Authority and Chief Executive of Emirates Group were also attended the screening.

Also present were Shaikh Saeed bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum, Mohammed Ibrahim Al Shaibani, Director General of Dubai Ruler’s Court, Khalifa Saeed Sulaiman, Director General of Dubai Protocol and Hospitality Department, Saeed Humaid Al Tayer, Chairman of Meydan Board of Directors, Ward Platt, CEO of National Geographic Channels International, senior officials and members media representatives.

The one-hour film included scenes of the mechanism of the daily work at the various facilities of Dubai International Airport and the services provided to passengers until arrival at the exit gates.