Friday, July 24, 2020
National Day Parade Sail Past 2020
Source: MAphotoSG Facebook
The fourth final National Day Parade 2020 Sail Past rehearsal is due to take place from 0900H to 1400H in the Eastern Anchorage, just off the Marina Barrage. Nearest MRT: Marina South Pier.
Three previous rehearsals were done in June. These involved 12 ships from the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN), Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), Singapore Police Coast Guard and Maritime & Port Authority.
Participating vessels were observed sailing line astern in two separate columns.
Composition of the main body:
Endurance-class LST, Formidable-class stealth frigate, Victory-class missile corvette, Independence-class Littoral Mission Vessel, plus PCG PH-class, 1xSCDF and 2xMPA.
Speedster column was made up of four small craft from the Navy, PCG and SCDF.
The NDP 2020 Sail Past will be telecast as part of the morning segment of this year's parade to mark Singapore's 55th year of independence.