1990 in coasters

Events by year
1989 1990 in coasters 1991
1989 1990 in rides 1991

This page is for everything related to roller coasters, powered coasters, and alpine coasters, that occurred during the year 1990.

Opened

Class Name Park Location Type Manufacturer Opened
Roller Aeroplane Aérocity Parc
France
Suspended Big Country Motioneering Unknown
Roller Big Apple National Garden Festival
UK
Kiddie Pinfari May 18
Roller Blizzard Peter Pan's Playground
UK
Sit-Down Diego Cavazza August
Roller Boomerang Knott's Berry Farm
USA
Shuttle Vekoma April 6
Roller Boomerang Parque de Atracciones de Montjuic
Spain
Shuttle Vekoma Unknown
Powered City Express Linnanmäki
Finland
Family Mack Rides Unknown
Roller Cyclone Spanish City Amusement Park
UK
Sit-Down Pinfari Unknown
Roller Dragon Adventureland
USA
Sit-Down Hopkins May 12
Powered Dragon Funcoast World
UK
Family Zamperla May 12
Powered Dragon Somerwest World
UK
Family Zamperla May 12
Powered Dragon TusenFryd
Norway
Family Zamperla Unknown
Roller Flying Dragon Funderland Amusement Park
USA
Kiddie Wisdom Rides Unknown
Roller Galaxy Luna Park
Australia
Sit-Down SDC Unknown
Roller Georgia Cyclone Six Flags Over Georgia
USA
Wooden Dinn Corporation March 24
Roller Grand 8 La Pal
France
Family Reverchon Unknown
Roller Iron Wolf Six Flags Great America
USA
Stand-Up Bolliger & Mabillard April 28
Roller Looping Star Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach
UK
Sit-Down Pinfari Unknown
Roller Nessi Fun City
UK
Family Diego Cavazza Unknown
Roller Nessi Ocean Beach Fun Fair
UK
Family Diego Cavazza Unknown
Roller Ortobruco Tour Gardaland
Italy
Family Pinfari Unknown
Roller Predator Darien Lake
USA
Wooden Dinn Corporation May 25
Roller Texas Giant Six Flags Over Texas
USA
Wooden Dinn Corporation March 17
Roller Thunder Run Kentucky Kingdom
USA
Wooden Dinn Corporation August
Roller Tornado Avonturenpark Hellendoorn
Netherlands
Sit-Down Vekoma Unknown
Roller Trans'Arverne Parc Astérix
France
Family Zierer Unknown
Roller Vampire Chessington World of Adventures
UK
Suspended Arrow Dynamics April 11
Roller Viper Six Flags Magic Mountain
USA
Sit-Down Arrow Dynamics April 7

Relocations

Class Name Park Country Type Manufacturer Opened Formerly
Roller Corkscrew Flamingo Land
UK
Sit-Down Vekoma Unknown Corkscrew at Spanish City Amusement Park
Roller Corkscrew Silverwood Theme Park
USA
Sit-Down Arrow Dynamics Unknown Corkscrew at Knott's Berry Farm
Roller Shockwave Six Flags Great Adventure
USA
Stand-Up Intamin April 21 Shockwave at Six Flags Magic Mountain
Roller Sidewinder Elitch Gardens
USA
Launched
Shuttle
Arrow Dynamics Unknown Roaring Tornado at Magic Springs
Roller Thunderlooper Alton Towers
UK
Launched
Shuttle
Schwarzkopf Unknown King Kobra at Jolly Roger Amusement Park
Roller Ultra Twister Six Flags AstroWorld
USA
Pipeline TOGO Unknown Ultra Twister at Six Flags Great Adventure
Roller Vampire Kentucky Kingdom
USA
Shuttle Vekoma Unknown Boomerang at Star Lake Amusement Park
Roller Zyklon Fun Spot Indiana
USA
Sit-Down Pinfari Unknown Zyclone at Morey's Piers

Rethemed / Refurbishments

Class Name Park Country Type Manufacturer Opened Formerly
Roller Black Hole Alton Towers
UK
Enclosed Schwarzkopf 1983 New Black Hole
Roller Disaster Transport Cedar Point
USA
Bobsled
Enclosed
Intamin 1985 Avalanche Run
Powered Flying Fish Thorpe Park
UK
Family Mack Rides 1983 Space Station Zero
Roller Rattlesnake Pleasurewood Hills
UK
Family Zierer 1986 Ladybird

Closures

Class Name Park Country Type Manufacturer Opened Closed Relocated
Roller 4 Man Bob Alton Towers
UK
Sit-Down Zierer 1985 Unknown Pleasure Island Family Theme Park
Roller Alpen Express Purwin (Travelling)
Germany
Sit-Down Schwarzkopf 1968 Unknown Hofmann & Jehn (Travelling
)
Roller Der Flitzer Adventureland
USA
Sit-Down Zierer 1974 Unknown Avonturenpark Hellendoorn
Roller Florida Hurricane Boardwalk and Baseball
USA
Wooden Michael Black and Associates June 18, 1978 January 17 Magic Springs
Roller Galaxy Adventureland
USA
Sit-Down SDC 1973 September 3, 1990 Brazil
Roller Laser Loop Kennywood
USA
Launched
Shuttle
Schwarzkopf 1980 Unknown La Feria Chapultepec Magico
Roller Mad Mouse Seven Peaks Water Park Duneland
USA
Wild Mouse Allan Herschell Company Unknown Unknown Little A-Merrick-A
Roller Runaway Train Harem Leisure Fun Park
UK
Family Big Country Motioneering 1989 Unknown Botton's Pleasure Beach
Roller Unknown Billing Aquadrome
UK
Sit-Down Pinfari 1989 Unknown Flamingo Land
Roller Zoomerang Boardwalk and Baseball
USA
Launched
Shuttle
Arrow Dynamics 1977 January 17 Fun Spot Park