Making today's headlines: a "meteor", drones and an Emirati hero
PODCAST: UAE in a minute for October 17, 2017
The General Civil Aviation Authority has said a flaming object spotted in the sky by UAE residents at 7.30pm last night was a meteor.
The second day of the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Forum is being held today where the UAE will consider drone lines to transport people accident and hassle free from one location to another.
> story coming soon, but read more from the forum here: After drone collision over Canada, UAE authorities have unlicensed devices in their sights
An Emirati man has been hailed a hero for saving a Filipino couple from drowning after their jet-ski had overturned.