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|Manufacturer||Bolliger & Mabillard|
|Designer / calculations||Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH|
|Type||Steel - Inverted|
|Riders per train||28|
|Propulsion||Chain lift hill|
Top speed50 mph
Flight Deck is a steel inverted roller coaster located at California's Great America in Santa Clara, California, USA. This ride was the second inverted roller coaster built by Swiss company Bolliger & Mabillard, the first being Batman The Ride at Six Flags Great America.
History[edit | edit source]
The ride opened on March 19, 1993 as Top Gun. For the 2008 season, it was renamed Flight Deck.
Design[edit | edit source]
For the 2014 season, the ride was repainted red with white supports. Previously, it was painted all black.
Trains[edit | edit source]
|Roller coasters at California's Great America|
|Present||Demon • Flight Deck • Gold Striker • Grizzly • Lucy's Crabbie Cabbie • Patriot • Psycho Mouse • Woodstock Express|
|Former||Greased Lightnin' • Gulf Coaster • Invertigo • Stealth • Whizzer|