09 Aug '17, 2am

National Day Parade 2017: 5 things to look out for

SINGAPORE: There is no doubt that the fireworks display during this year's National Day Parade (NDP) will be stunning as the annual parade returns to the Marina Bay Floating Platform. But what else can we look forward to this year? BIGGER, LOUDER FLY-PAST This year's NDP aerial fly-past promises to be bigger and louder - for the first time, the Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) is using F-15SG fighter planes for the signature bomb-burst manoeuvre, instead of the F-16 jets that featured previously. The F-15SGs are bigger and louder than the F-16s, so be prepared - and take care of your hearing. (Photo: Kenneth Lim) Also look out for manoeuvres like the high-G turn, which involves aircraft making a 180-degree turn at high speed. And of course, a Chinook helicopter will hoist a massive state flag over Marina Bay for the fly-past, a mainstay of National Day parades for de...

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