Vacation to Dubai Turns Heartrending for Saudi Parachutist
- Saudi National Majid bin Saleh Al Shuabi met a fatal end while skydiving at Skydive Dubai’s Desert Campus in Margham
- A report by DropZone.com indicated that there were a total of 36 skydiving accidental deaths worldwide in 2014
To cut it short
The early summer vacation turned into a tragedy for a Saudi resident that was holidaying in Dubai. The deceased, Majid bin Saleh Al Shuabi was in Dubai with his twin and older brother for a retreat. As an ace skydiver, Majid had participated in various global skydiving events. However, it was that gripping moment of death, when his parachute failed to open leading to his bereavement. While the Dubai Police is currently investigating the site to gather evidence, the body of the deceased will be airlifted to Jeddah.