UAE show off record-breaking 1,000 drone New Year's dazzling fireworks spectacle

January 02, 2024

Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE has made history with its fifth consecutive New Year's Eve fireworks display breaking two Guinness World Records and featuring over 1,000 dronesA spectacular record-breaking show has taken place in the United Arab Emirates to celebrate the welcoming of 2024. Ras Al Khaimah, a city about 65 miles away from Dubai, has made history once again with its highly anticipated New Year’s Eve fireworks display. In a stunning display of innovation and majesty, the emirate broke two Guinness World Records, featuring over 1,000 drones and a breathtaking "carpet" of aquatic pyrotechnics. Image: @VisitRasAlKhaimah/YouTube) @VisitRasAlKhaimah/YouTube)Ras Al Khaimah is the largest city in the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah and the 6th most populous city in the UAE after Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Al Ain and Ajman. China celebrated the new calendar year relatively quietly, with most major cities banning fireworks over safety and pollution concerns.