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Fireworks illuminate the sky over the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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Spectators watch as UAE's Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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Fireworks illuminate the sky over the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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Children play along the corniche as spectators gather to watch UAE's Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performing in the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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Spectators watch as UAE's Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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The United Arab Emirates' Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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The United Arab Emirates' Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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Spectators watch as UAE's Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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The United Arab Emirates' Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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The United Arab Emirates' Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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Spectators watch as UAE's Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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Fireworks illuminate the sky over the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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Spectators watch as UAE's Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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Fireworks illuminate the sky over the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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The United Arab Emirates' Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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Spectators watch as UAE's Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
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The United Arab Emirates' Al-Fursan (The Knights) National Aerobatic Team performs with smoke along the corniche of the capital Abu Dhabi on December 1, 2017, during celebrations ahead of the 46th Emirati National Day, celebrated on December 2. / AFP / NEZAR BALOUT
Updated 03 December 2017

46th UAE National Day

UAE citizens and residents are seen enjoying fireworks illuminating the sky over the country during celebrations of the 46th Emirati National Day celebrated on December 2.

(Photo courtesy: AFP)