Taking Pictures Of Planes In The UAE Could Land You In Jail

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    A while back there was quite a bit of media attention surrounding the British plane spotters who were sentenced to two months in jail after photographing planes at Fujairah Airport. Via The National: "The British planespotters were arrested on February 22 when Fujairah police found them near the airport taking notes about the planes. The men pleaded not guilty to taking photographs of planes at Fujairah airport but Judge Falah Al Hajeri said last week that the court had 72 pictures of an airport that were presented as evidence. The men were sentenced to two months’ imprisonment, but since they had already spent two months in jail awaiting trial, their sentences had been served." The post Taking Pictures Of Planes In The UAE Could Land You In Jail appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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