Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, visits the capital's super yachts.
Sheikh Mohammed visits Abu Dhabi's yacht show
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has visited the inaugural Abu Dhabi Yacht Show (ADYS), which features a multimillion dollar flotilla of some of the world's largest and most spectacular super yachts. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor, and Sheikh Sultan bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan, chairman of Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority, Sheikh Mohammed was briefed by Frank Daillies, ADYS group director, about the event's first outing. Berthed at the new marina zone at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, the fleet of 21 super yachts ? some of which rank among the world's largest ? are the most visible component of an expansive event which also features 98 exhibitors from 23 countries and which runs from March 12-14. "The show encapsulates everything that will appeal to highly discerning super yacht owners and their lifestyle," said Mr Daillies. "We look forward to welcoming our distinguished guests and visitors and promise them a truly once in a lifetime experience." * WAM