Emirates has revealed its ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 themed Emirates A380 livery in the build-up to one of the world’s most anticipated sporting events this year.
Former India cricketer and ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2011 winner, Virender Sehwag, and Emirates sponsored Lancashire team players, Saqib Mahmood and Tom Bailey, helped to marshal the newly emblazoned aircraft out of the Emirates Engineering hangar.
At the stroke of midnight, the UAE was illuminated in green as it celebrated Ireland’s National Day and the 10th anniversary of Tourism Ireland’s ‘Global Greening’ initiative.
Several iconic UAE buildings, including the remarkable Burj Khalifa, were lit up with green lights, signifying the ever-strengthening relationship between the two nations.
This year’s Global Greening included sparkling new UAE landmarks such as the Burj Khalifa, Cayan Tower, Nation Towers and Intercontinental Abu Dhabi, alongside some of last year’s icons; The Burj Al Arab, Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, and Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium.
Etihad Airways, the official airline partner of Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019, has delivered the World Games Flame of Hope to the UAE capital.
The flame was carried in a specially designed cradle yesterday (March 2) on a Boeing 787-9 aircraft sporting the airline’s new Special Olympics livery, which proudly displays the images of four UAE Special Olympics athletes along its fuselage. The flight was flown by Captain Fouad Almarzouqi from the UAE, and Captain Spiridon Nakos from Greece.
The Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 will take place between March 14 – 21. - TradeArabia News Service
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is bringing Venetian flair through its doors as the theme park hosts its first Italian Carnevale from February 28 to March 2.
Created to be an authentic celebration of the annual Carnival of Venice, the event will combine the best of Venetian-inspired live performances, family-friendly entertainment, and sumptuous Italian street food for three days.
During the celebration, guests will witness enthralling entertainment including a comic jester, ground-ring performers, folk and opera musicians, acrobatic acts and more.