Getting the hang of air rescue

Participants hanging from a bridge 40m above the ground during a drill at a scenic spot in Fuling district, in China's Chongqing municipality, on Sunday. More than 30 enthusiasts were selected to take part in the drill, which was held by the local fi
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Participants hanging from a bridge 40m above the ground during a drill at a scenic spot in Fuling district, in China's Chongqing municipality, on Sunday. More than 30 enthusiasts were selected to take part in the drill, which was held by the local fire department to promote air rescue knowledge.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 24, 2016, with the headline 'Getting the hang of air rescue'. Print Edition | Subscribe