VIP

We could use a little shade here

We could use a little shade here

_DSC8895Red Bull is the sponsor. There was a designated area for VIP’s. There were women dressed as flight attendants. I don’t know who was supposed to be seated in the super plush seats, but it was still hot in the sun. _DSC8904_DSC8915The staging of the flights is not close because of safety concerns. But we were about as close as anyone was permitted. There was the food and drink provided by the sponsors.

First time in Jeddah, Red Bull - Get it?

First time in Jeddah, Red Bull – Get it?

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Behind the raft, the crowd gathered to watch in the water.

There’s a lot of down time waiting for the flights to crash into the water. _DSC8910So, entertainment was broadcast on big screens. A DJ and loud music was imperative to keep up the crowd interest.

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