MINDEF - Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Singapore

01/16/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/16/2020 09:11

Second Update on Singapore Armed Forces Full-time National Serviceman Injured During Un..

Doctors in charge of PTE Quek assessed that his condition was stable to fly today.

A Republic of Singapore Air Force A330 Multi-Role Tanker Transport was configured into its purpose-built role for aeromedical evacuation. PTE Quek was accompanied by a team of medical specialists from the SAF, comprising Medical Officers and Military Medical Experts, who monitored his condition closely during the flight. The aeromedical evacuation was successfully completed without any complications. PTE Quek is now resting in the hospital for his continued care and rehabilitation.

PTE Quek's family, who have also returned to Singapore, is appreciative of the concern shown by members of the public and has reiterated their request for privacy, as they focus fully on his recovery.