Resist, You Cannot. The Star Wars Force has landed at Singapore Changi Airport Terminals 2 and 3!
Whether you are arriving at Changi Airport or departing from it, stop by for some intergalactic experience. In anticipation of the much-awaited new Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie, two of the films series’ iconic starfighters have landed in Singapore for the first time.
Be One With The Force
From 13 November to 5 January, airport visitors can don on Star Wars costumes and take the hot seat behind the controls in the cockpit of a life-sized Star Wars X-Wing Fighter (picture above) at Terminal 3 (T3) Departure Hall.
You will also be able to take home photo memorabilia for free! Tickets are issued per day and on a first-come, first-served basis over four photo sessions each day: 10am, 1pm, 4pm (except Saturdays), and 7pm. Each session last about 2 hours.
If you are at Terminal 2 (T2) Departure Hall, look out for the life-sized Signature Starfighter of the first Order (below).
Also at T2 to welcome passengers arriving at Changi Airport are life-sized figurines of the First Order Stormtroopers and the astromech droid R2-D2 stationed at the Star Wars themed gate holdroom and aerobridge at gate E26.
For Singapore residents, this is a great outing to take your little star troopers and Darth Vader fans. T2 and T3 are connected by a short walk bridge.
Meet the Star Wars Pilots and Storm Troopers
From 14 November to 2 January in the new year, look out for the X-wing fighter pilots and Imperial Stormtroopers every Saturday (except 19 December) at 4pm !
You can find them at T3 Departure Hall – Immigration and they will only be around on these seven dates, so mark your calendar — Nov 14, 21, 28, Dec 5, 12, 26 and Jan 2. This is a photo opportunity not to be missed.
Feel the Force at our Interactive Wall
From 12 Nov 2015 – 5 Jan 2016, hear C-3PO as he speaks popular phrases from Star Wars through 10 spoken languages, interact with the wall display and discover some fun facts about the upcoming movie! Location: T3 Departure Hall – Immigration
Win Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie premiere tickets and your favourite plush toy!
Bring home a piece of the Star Wars experience with you! Get exclusive Star Wars premiums like Star Wars: The Force Awakens luggage tags, tote bags, stickers and collect the full set of eight limited edition Star Wars plush toys when you shop at the airport.
Each of the plush toys can be purchased for S$6 when released with a minimum spend at Changi Airport. Click here for the release dates and terms and conditions.
Click on this link for a chance to win your favourite plush toy, plus a pair of tickets to the Star Wars movie premiere on 17 December 2015! Don’t forget to share your choice on Facebook for an extra chance to win. You can enter the draw once a day (from 23 November to 11 December).
Norwegian Christmas Celebrations At Changi Airport
Check out the Norwegian-themed playhouse inspired by the Hardangerjoken Glacier, one of the filming locations of Star Wars. The Norway-themed playhouse features a four-metre high slide, an illuminating ball pit, a ski slope and even a rock climbing lighthouse station for juniors to conquer.
The Norwegian bouncy castle is located at T3’s Departure Hall (Check-in Row 11). Next to it is an obstacle course with BB-8 App-enabled Droid by Sphero, the little duo-spherical robot that will make its big screen debut this December. These droids are controlled via an ipad app. Your digital-savvy kids will love to drop by for a quick spin on the icy Norwegian slopes.
The Norwegian Winterland Playground and BB-8 Obstacle Course is open from 12 Nov to 5 Jan 2016, 12pm to 10pm. The playtime per session is 10mins. All you have to do is spend $30 in a single receipt for 2 redemptions. Each activity requires 1 redemption. Her is the schedule of this activity to plan your visit.
Inside the Departure Halls
If you are travelling, check in early during this festive season to catch the roving performances and interactive entertainment.
If you are transiting, look out for photo opportunities at the captivating displays of world famous icons such as the London Bus, the Tower Bridge and the Plaza De Espana of Spain in the airport’s departure transit halls.
Happy travels everyone and have a festive End-Year Holidays!
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Till our next post, love yourself, love your child, live strong and be free.