Helicopter underground parking Dubai Movenpick JLT chopper

Here’s How A Helicopter Ended Up In A Car Park In Dubai

Dubai residents were surprised to find a helicopter stood in the underground car park of Mövenpick Jumeirah Lakes Towers.

Helicopter parked under a hotel in Dubai

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.

Helicopter underground parking Dubai Movenpick JLT chopper

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.

Helicopter underground parking Dubai Movenpick JLT chopper

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.

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