Dubai Sets World Record for Largest Flag Flown while Skydiving

Congratulations to the Skydive Dubai team for achieving a Guinness Book of World Record. A day before the 48th UAE National Day, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, posted a video clip of the said record on his Instagram account. The clip shows how the Skydive Dubai team jumped from a plane and created a formation while holding tightly onto a massive UAE flag.

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This is the largest flag flown while skydiving (parachute jump) and it took place in the skies overlooking the Palm Jumeirah island.

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The UAE flag measures 144.28 square meters and the jump was from a height of 4,885.65 m² (52,588.70 ft²).

In the clip,  2 skydivers can also be seen releasing green and red smoke as they circled around the UAE flag. While it’s a quick video, it shows an adrenaline-pumping feat apt

Here’s the action-packed video posted by His Highness himself on his IG page:

Happy National Day UAE!