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|park        = [[Linnanmäki]]
 
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|replaced    = [[Vonkaputous]]
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This article is for a new [[steel]] [[launched]] [[roller coaster]] currently [[under construction]] at [[Linnanmäki]] in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland.
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'''Taiga''' is a [[steel]] [[launched]] [[roller coaster]] currently [[under construction]] at [[Linnanmäki]] in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland.
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==History==
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Taiga was officially announced on {{date|March 22, 2018}} following multiple teasers. The layout and specifications were also confirmed.<ref>[https://www.sttinfo.fi/tiedote/linnanmaki-amusement-park-in-helsinki-finland-announces-their-biggest-roller-coaster-project-ever-taiga-is-getting-ready-to-launch?publisherId=3179&releaseId=66986964 Linnanmäki Amusement Park, in Helsinki, Finland, announces their biggest roller coaster project ever: Taiga is Getting Ready to Launch! - Linnanmäki]</ref> The ride will replace [[Vonkaputous]], the park's former [[Premier Rides]] [[water roller coaster|water coaster]].
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==Design==
 
==Design==
 
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*[[LSM]] launch
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*170.6 ft tall [[top hat]] (outside)
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Taiga is an [[LSM Launch Coaster]] installation from [[Intamin]]. It has 2 launches, a {{Foot|170.6}} tall outside [[top hat]] and four inversions.
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[[Category:Roller coasters opened in 2018]]
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==Etymology==
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''Taiga'' is Finnish for ''forest''.
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==References==
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[[Category:Roller coasters opened in 2019]]
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[[Category:Intamin]]
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[[Category:LSM Launch Coaster]]

Latest revision as of 18:33, 8 July 2018

roller coaster
Taiga
Taiga rendering.jpg
Finland.png
Linnanmäki
Location Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Status Under construction, planned to open 2019
Replaced Vonkaputous
Statistics
Manufacturer Intamin
Type Steel - Launched
Model / product LSM Launch Coaster
Propulsion 2 LSM launches
Height170.6 feet
Top speed65.9 mph
Length3,622 feet
Inversions4
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Taiga is a steel launched roller coaster currently under construction at Linnanmäki in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland.

History[edit | edit source]

Taiga was officially announced on March 22, 2018 following multiple teasers. The layout and specifications were also confirmed.[1] The ride will replace Vonkaputous, the park's former Premier Rides water coaster.

Design[edit | edit source]

Elements

Taiga is an LSM Launch Coaster installation from Intamin. It has 2 launches, a 170.6 foot tall outside top hat and four inversions.

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Taiga is Finnish for forest.

References[edit | edit source]