Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Saudi Arabia launches world’s first flying museum from Riyadh to Al-Ula


Next Thursday, the “Sky Museum” will be the first flight from the Saudi capital Riyadh to Al-Ula in the west of the kingdom, in collaboration with the Royal Commission for Al-Ula Governorate and Saudi Airlines. Museum of the World, with the aim of shedding light on the archeological sites of al-Ula.

Selected copies of several artifacts found in al-Ula will be on display during archaeologists’ excavations at the Flying Museum, the newspaper “Azel” reported Monday.

Saudi Arabian Airlines launches a new channel in flight entertainment (IFE) (Discover Saudi), where guests can watch the documentary “Architects of the Ancient Arabian Peninsula” from the Discovery Channel.

The documentary, released in 2021, was produced by Powder House and reveals the first foundation stone of human civilization.

Prior to the film, Dr. Rebecca Food, Director of Archeology and Cultural Heritage Research at the Royal Commission for the Al-Ula Governorate, answered guests’ questions, explaining the antiquities of the Flying Museum.

Dr. Rebecca Food said: “There is a great deal of work going on in Alula by teams of local and international archaeologists, but we are only now beginning to understand the complexity of Alula’s past.”

Follow our latest local and sports news and the latest political and economic developments via Google News



See also  White House: No Future Troops in Gaza News
Rolf Colon
Rolf Colon
"Creator. Award-winning problem solver. Music evangelist. Incurable introvert."

Share post:


More like this

The Future of Gambling in the UAE: Economic, Legal, and Social Dimensions

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is on the brink...

Comparing the Best Trading Platforms in the UAE: Features and Benefits

Trading commodities, currency pairs, ETFs, and other investment vehicles...

Evgenia Timofeenko: What does it mean to be an investor in the hotel business?

Investors are always interested in finding effective objects for...

AFC Champions League 2023/24: Last-16 Fixtures, Latest Odds & Preview

The 2023/24 AFC Champions League group stage has been...