At the Mövenpick JLT, residents were surprised to notice a chopper had made it to the basement parking! Passers by couldn’t believe the sight of the of the helicopter which looked totally out of place occupying three spaces, surrounded by a tape roll.
Mövenpick JLT responds to the mystery
It turns out, the chopper isn’t for real! Mövenpick JLT confirmed to a local newspaper there’s no engine installed for the heli so it won’t be taking off any time soon. It was ordered for one of their restaurants to be put on display during Christmas and New Year’s Eve.
You could spot the chopper too, as Mövenpick JLT awaits permissions from the authorities to display it. Until then, it seems the helicopter will remain in the hotel’s car park in Dubai.