Man catapulted across Sheikh Zayed Road Dubai

Man catapulted

A Facebook video appearing to show a man catapulted from the roof of a tower in JLT has sparked fierce debate about its legitimacy.

Posted by Zayna Al-Hamarneh, it is a short clip but packs in plenty of action.

Starting with a view from a helipad seemingly opposite Dubai Marina Mall, the camera pans back to show a man already harnessed into a chair attached to a pulley system. Slowly, he is winched backwards before a series of beeps countdown until he is released.

Source: Timeout Dubai