In Pictures: The Force Awakens at Changi Airport

In Pictures: The Force Awakens at Changi Airport

The force is strong at Changi Airport - after two of Star Wars' most iconic starfighters landed on Thursday (Nov 12), at terminals 2 and 3.

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SINGAPORE: The force is strong at Changi Airport - after two of Star Wars' most iconic starfighters landed on Thursday (Nov 12), at terminals 2 and 3.

We made it to the unveiling - which coincides with the arrival of All Nippon Airways' R2-D2 plane - to show you what it's like when two worlds collide.

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Stormtroopers stand guard over Changi Airport. (Photo: Elise Tay)

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Behold, the X-Wing is unveiled. (Photo: Kane Cunico)

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X-Wing pilots pose for a photo with Stormtroopers. (Photo: Janice Lim)

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Fans catch a moment with the X-Wing and R2-D2. (Photo: Kane Benjamin)

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Policemen stand guard as a Stormtrooper makes his way around Changi Airport. (Photo: Kane Cunico)

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Fans get up close and personal with Stormtroopers. (Photo: Kane Cunico)

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Little fans mingle with Stormtroopers. (Photo: Kane Cunico)

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Stormtroopers standing guard. (Photo: Janice Lim)

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Stormtroopers maintaining rank and file wherever they go - even on the escalator. (Photo: Janice Lim)

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A TIE fighter pilot makes his appearance. (Photo: Kane Cunico)

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"I am your father," says Darth Vader. (Photo: Kane Cunico)

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A TIE-fighter pilot gets into position. (Photo: Kane Cunico)

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Darth Vader meets a Stormtrooper and documents the moment with a selfie. (Photo: Kane Cunico)

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A TIE fighter has landed. (Photo: Kane Cunico)

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R2-D2 explores Changi Airport's departure lounge. (Photo: Janice Lim)

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"Sitting in first class, I am": Yoda makes himself comfortable in the R2-D2 All Nippon Airways plane. (Photo: Janice Lim)

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A meal that's definitely not from the Cantina. (Photo: Janice Lim)

Source: CNA/dl

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