- Witness: "There are huge flames, and you can hear the structure falling and the thuds"
- Source says the fire began on the 20th floor when curtains inside a residence caught fire
- Plumes of smoke billow out from the Address hotel in Dubai hours after a fire began
(CNN)Firefighters battled a blaze that engulfed a luxury hotel in Dubai Thursday night while a spectacular New Year's fireworks display lit up the night sky nearby.
New Year's fireworks show goes on
Fire sends people running
Years of construction -- 2005 to 2008
Opened -- October 2008
No. of floors -- 63
Height -- 991 feet
No. of rooms -- 171
No. of suites -- 25
No. of residences -- 626
Restaurants -- 7