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|park        = [[Linnanmäki]]
 
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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 02:25, 20 September 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
Onsite construction RCS GmbH
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]