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Military equipment scuttled in Aqaba for museum

24 Jul 2019

An underwater museum, comprising 19 military relics, has officially launched in Aqaba. 

Aqaba’s Underwater Military Museum Dive Site has opened for divers and snorkellers to explore military machines stationed along coral reefs imitating a tactical formation. After 30 days of scanning, photographing and planning, the ASEZA sunk the military machines, while ensuring that the process did not affect surrounding marine life, the statement said. The formation consists of tanks, an ambulance, a military crane, a troop carrier, an anti-aircraft gun, and a combat helicopter.

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