Flight of the Hippogriff (Universal's Islands of Adventure)

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Flight of the Hippogriff
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Location Orlando, Florida, USA
Park section The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade
Status Operating since June 29, 2000 (as Flying Unicorn)
June 18, 2010 (as Flight of the Hippogriff)
Height restriction 36 inches (91 cm)
Statistics
Manufacturer Vekoma
Product Junior Coaster (335m)
Designer / calculations Peter Clerx
Type Steel - Family
Riders per train 16
Propulsion Tire propelled lift
Height 42.7 feet
Top speed 28.5 mph
Length 1099.1 feet
Inversions 0
Duration 1:06
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Flight of the Hippogriff is a family roller coaster located at Universal's Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Florida, USA. The ride's original name was Flying Unicorn from to 2000 to 2010, when it was renamed and re-themed.

The train is designed to look like a hippogriff, a creature with the head of an eagle and the body of a horse.

Design

Elements

Colour scheme

Brown track and supports.

Trains

Single train with 8 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row, for a total of 16 riders per train.

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