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Goliath (Six Flags Fiesta Texas)

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roller coaster
Goliath
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Six Flags Fiesta Texas
Location San Antonio, Texas, USA
Status Operating since April 18, 2008
Statistics
Manufacturer Bolliger & Mabillard
Designer / calculations Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Type Steel - Inverted
Model / product Batman
Riders per train 28
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height105 feet
Drop80 feet
Top speed50 mph
Length2,693 feet
Inversions5
Duration2:00
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Goliath is a Bolliger & Mabillard inverted roller coaster located at Six Flags Fiesta Texas in San Antonio, Texas, USA. Unlike most rides named Goliath, it is not a hyper roller coaster. Also, unlike most Batman clones, the ride is not named Batman: The Ride.

History[edit]

Goliath originally opened in 1995 at Thrill Valley in Japan. It was moved to Six Flags New Orleans in 2003, where it operated until Hurricane Katrina hit the park in 2005. It was moved to its current location in Texas in the year 2007.

Design[edit]

Elements

Trains[edit]

2 trains with 7 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 4 across in a single row for a total of 28 riders per train.