Difference between revisions of "Flight Deck (California's Great America)"

m (→‎External links: new more robust category structure)
 
Line 1: Line 1:
 
{{Infobox roller coaster
 
{{Infobox roller coaster
 
|video        = rTHu5fWrsxk <!-- Youtube vdieo ID -->
 
|video        = rTHu5fWrsxk <!-- Youtube vdieo ID -->
 +
|image        = File:Flight Deck (California's Great America) 01.jpg
 
|name        = Flight Deck
 
|name        = Flight Deck
 
|park        = [[California's Great America]]
 
|park        = [[California's Great America]]

Latest revision as of 23:31, 14 February 2020

Click here to watch the on-ride POV
Flight Deck
Flight Deck (California's Great America) 01.jpg
roller coaster
USA.png
California's Great America
Location Santa Clara, California, USA
Status Operating since March 19, 1993
Statistics
Manufacturer Bolliger & Mabillard
Designer / calculations Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Type Steel - Inverted
Riders per train 28
Hourly capacity 1,380
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height102 feet
Drop91 feet
Top speed50 mph
Length2260 feet
Inversions3
Duration2:26
HELP
Flight Deck's Logo.png

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]

Elements

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]

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

External links[edit | edit source]