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It takes 300 men to get flag flying

When the opening chords of Majulah Singapura are struck at this year's National Day Parade, the audience can expect to see the state flag being flown past the National Stadium before making its way across the city's southern coast.

Giant 3D displays up above as organisers take advantage of giant National Stadium roof for NDP

SINGAPORE - Organisers of this year's National Day Parade (NDP) are making full use of the new National Stadium's high-domed roof, which stands about 80m tall, by suspending giant props from it.

Futuristic funpack for this year's National Day Parade

SINGAPORE - This year's National Day Parade (NDP) Funpack is all geared for the future - with a translucent plastic skin, an LED wristband that can be wirelessly synchronised with the show's lights and sounds, as well as a souvenir magazine embedded with digital content.

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Behind-the-scenes at this year's National Day Parade

SINGAPORE-Construction work for this year's National Day Parade involved an additional dimension which will allow props and performers to be suspended above the 3,760sq m stage.

Giant 3D displays up above as organisers take advantage of giant National Stadium roof for NDP

SINGAPORE - Organisers of this year's National Day Parade (NDP) are making full use of the new National Stadium's high-domed roof, which stands about 80m tall, by suspending giant props from it.

Futuristic funpack for this year's National Day Parade

SINGAPORE - This year's National Day Parade (NDP) Funpack is all geared for the future - with a translucent plastic skin, an LED wristband that can be wirelessly synchronised with the show's lights and sounds, as well as a souvenir magazine embedded with digital content.

NDP 2016: 7 magical moments you should not miss

SINGAPORE - Singapore may have thrown its biggest birthday bash for last year's Golden Jubilee celebrations, but this year's National Day Parade (NDP) will not be a modest affair by any means.

NDP 2016 returns to National Stadium: 5 memorable parades at the old stadium

SINGAPORE - The former National Stadium, the Grand Old Lady of Kallang, hosted 18 National Day Parades between 1976 and 2006.

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Behind-the-scenes at this year's National Day Parade

SINGAPORE-Construction work for this year's National Day Parade involved an additional dimension which will allow props and performers to be suspended above the 3,760sq m stage.