Linear Gale

Roller coaster
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Linear Gale
Linear Gale (Tokyo Dome City) 2008 01.jpg
Tokyo Dome City
Location Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan
Coordinates 35°42′14″N 139°45′17″E / 35.703996°N 139.754710°E / 35.703996; 139.754710
Park section Parachute Land
Status Defunct
Operated 1998 to 31 October 2010
Rider height 130 cm minimum
Replaced Ultra Twister
Replaced by Bloom Express
Manufacturer Intamin
Type Steel - Inverted - Launched - Shuttle
Track layout U-Shuttle
Riders per train 24
Propulsion LIM launch (multi-pass)
Inversions 0
Drop angle 90°
Duration 0:52

Linear Gale (Japanese: リニアゲイル) was an Intamin inverted Impulse Coaster Spike & Spike located at Tokyo Dome City in Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan. Opened in 1998, it was the first Impulse Coaster built by Intamin. This was also the only one to have straight spikes on both sides. It replaced the Ultra Twister.

Linear Gale officially closed on 31 October 2010.



Colour scheme

Grey track and black supports.


Single train with 6 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 24 riders per train.

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