A drone show put on by the Dubai Police Academy for its 50th anniversary has culminated in it winning a Guinness World Record title.
The show, which took place on January 3, achieved the Guinness world record for the most consecutive formations formed by unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) same set, by creating 11 formations using 30 drones.
A total of 300 drones were used in the 10-minute show and were programmed to draw portraits of the UAE’s leaders including vice president and prime minister of the UAE and ruler of the emirate of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum who is crown prince of Dubai.
The UAVs wrote a message in Arabic that read ‘thank you, Sheikh Mohammed’.
Watch the video of the show here: