17 Jan '12, 8am

iFly Singapore, an indoor skydiving simulator, is big business:

iFly Singapore, an indoor skydiving simulator, is big business:

iFly Singapore, an indoor skydiving simulator, is big business January 17, 2012 by Terence LEE For Singaporean Lawrence Koh (photo, right) , no dream is so big that it can’t be achieved. Consider this: As the founder and managing director of iFly Singapore , he started the largest indoor skydiving facility in the world — at five meters wide and five storeys in height. It’s also the first in Singapore. His business the fulfillment of his dream to gift the experience of flight to everyone, and while it’s arguable that commercial flight has achieved that, nothing beats the thrill of jumping off an airplane. But the cost of skydiving is still prohibitive — it can run up to $400 per jump. So Lawrence did the next best thing: Set up a towering, state-of-the-art wind tunnel in Sentosa. iFly Singapore officially launched in May 2011 to much media fanfare. SGE visited the facility ...

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