High-altitude safety drill

A woman hanging on to a rope from a cable car during a high-altitude mock rescue exercise yesterday at the popular tourist attraction, Zhangjiajie, located in China's Hunan province. Ropeway safety performance, emergency rescue system and rapid respo
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A woman hanging on to a rope from a cable car during a high-altitude mock rescue exercise yesterday at the popular tourist attraction, Zhangjiajie, located in China's Hunan province.

Ropeway safety performance, emergency rescue system and rapid response readiness were tested during the drill to ensure tourist safety.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 24, 2017, with the headline 'High-altitude safety drill'. Print Edition | Subscribe