At Al Medfeq Beach

At Al Medfeq Beach in Umm Al Quwain, UAE .



Al Medfeq Beach, Umm Al Quwain

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See also:

UAQ emirate & city: Emirate of Umm Al Quwain | Umm Al Quwain | Mosques of Umm Al Quwain | Umm Al Quwain City at nightUmm Al Quwain Airport and abandoned plane

UAQ beach & sunset: At the seashore | UAQ Sunset | Umm Al Quwain Sunset | Sunset at Green Belt Beach

UAQ nature: Date palms | White plumeria | Mangroves | Desert farms

UAQ in black&white: Lemon | Doors


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Umm Al Quwain Airport and abandoned plane

Not operating Umm Al Quwain Airport (IATA code: QIW, ICAO code: OMUQ) in Umm Al Quwain emirate, UAE .

Ilyushin Il-76 aircraft – is a four-engine turbofan cargo aircraft, able to operate from unpaved runways. This strategic airlifter was designed in 1960s by the Ilyushin design bureau in Soviet Union.

The UAQ IL-76 plane was built in 1975 for Soviet air force. Then – from mid 1990s – was operated by Air Cess, AirPass and Centrafrican Airlines (connected to the arms dealer Viktor Bout). In 1999 landed in UAQ Airport.

More about the UAQ airport and the abandoned Il-76 plane:

Shrouded in mystery: the Russian cargo plane abandoned in Umm Al Quwain

Revealed: the moment a mysterious Russian cargo plane landed in Umm Al Quwain


updated Sep 18, 2020


Plane landing in Umm Al Quwain:


Similar planes you can see in “Lord of War” movie:


Umm Al Quwain Airport, Al Shebeakah, Umm Al Quwain, UAE

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See also:

UAQ emirate & city: Emirate of Umm Al Quwain | Umm Al Quwain | Mosques of Umm Al Quwain | Umm Al Quwain City at night

UAQ beach & sunset: At the seashore | UAQ Sunset | Umm Al Quwain Sunset | At Al Medfeq BeachSunset at Green Belt Beach

UAQ nature: Date palms | White plumeria | Mangroves | Desert farms

UAQ in black&white: Lemon | Doors


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Sunset at Green Belt Beach

Sunset at Green Belt Beach in Umm Al Quwain, UAE .



Green Belt Beach, Umm Al Quwain

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See also:

UAQ emirate & city: Emirate of Umm Al Quwain | Umm Al Quwain | Mosques of Umm Al Quwain | Umm Al Quwain City at nightUmm Al Quwain Airport and abandoned plane

UAQ beach & sunset: At the seashore | UAQ Sunset | Umm Al Quwain Sunset | At Al Medfeq Beach

UAQ nature: Date palms | White plumeria | Mangroves | Desert farms

UAQ in black&white: Lemon | Doors


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Date palms

Date palms in the Emirate of Umm Al Quwain, UAE .

Date palm – phoenix dactylifera (“date-bearing palm”) – a plant cultivated (for thousands of years already) mostly in North Africa  and in the Middle East for its edible very sweet fruits – dates (ripe dates cointain 60-80% of sugar). The biggest date producers include: Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Iran and Algeria. There are separate male and female plants and pollination is done manually. A date palm will bear first fruits after 4-8 years and when mature will produce 70-140 kg of dates per season. Latin and English names of that plant come from Greek “daktylos” (“date”, “finger”).



Barracuda Beach Resort, Al Shebeakah, Umm Al Quwain

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⛭ Weather in Umm Al Quwain


See also:

UAQ emirate & city: Emirate of Umm Al Quwain | Umm Al Quwain | Mosques of Umm Al Quwain | Umm Al Quwain City at nightUmm Al Quwain Airport and abandoned plane

UAQ beach & sunset: At the seashore | UAQ Sunset | Umm Al Quwain Sunset | At Al Medfeq BeachSunset at Green Belt Beach

UAQ nature: White plumeria | Mangroves | Desert farms

UAQ in black&white: Lemon | Doors


UAE on 40thousandkm.com | UAQ on 40thousandkm.com