DAA Daily

UAE then vs. now

By Nadia Warren
Staff Reporter
The Pawprint

The first United Arab Emirates (UAE) National Day fell on December 2nd, 1971. The UAE is turning 46 this year! Here are 10 photos of the UAE through the years.

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Dubai airport in the 1980s

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Dubai airport now

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Sheikh Zayed Road 1990

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Sheikh Zayed Road now

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Meydan Racecourse in the 1970s

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Meydan racecourse now

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This is where JBR is now located!

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JBR now

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Abu Dhabi’s first airport

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Abu Dhabi’s future airport

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Dubai Clock Tower in the 1970s

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Dubai Clock Tower now

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Dubai from above in the 1970s

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Dubai from above now

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Burj al Arab 1997

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Burj Al Arab now

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Burj Khalifa 2004

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Burj Khalifa now

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Dubai Creek in the 1950s

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Dubai Creek now

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