Airborne for a day

Airborne for a day

SINGAPORE - Bukit Panjang Primary pupil Shawn Hui, nine, being assisted by Second Warrant Officer Dave Chong, 38, from the Singapore Armed Forces Red Lions parachuting team yesterday at the iFly Singapore wind tunnel.

Shawn was one of 18 "junior Red Lions" selected through a competition to train with the Red Lions for a day. The event was one of several lined up for Singaporeans by the National Day Parade committee.

This article was first published on June 27, 2014.
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