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Flight Deck
Flight Deck (California's Great America) 01.jpg
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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
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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

Elements

The ride opened on Template:Date as Top Gun. For the 2008 season, it was renamed Flight Deck.

Design

For the 2014 season, the ride was repainted red with white supports. Previously, it was painted all black.

Trains

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