Manta (SeaWorld Orlando)

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Manta
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SeaWorld Orlando
Location Orlando, Florida, USA
Status Operating since May 22, 2009
Cost $50,000,000[1]
Statistics
Manufacturer Bolliger & Mabillard
Product Flying Coaster (Manta)
Type Steel - Flying
Riders per train 32
Hourly capacity 1,500
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 140 feet
Drop 113 feet
Top speed 56 mph
Length 3359 feet
Inversions 4
Duration 2:25
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Manta is a Bolliger & Mabillard flying roller coaster located at SeaWorld Orlando in Orlando, Florida, USA. The drop immediately follows with a pretzel loop. The ride allows guests to ride in the prone position. Near the end of the ride, there is a wing dip element right above the tank of several fish and rays.

History

On May 29, 2008, SeaWorld Orlando announced that they would be adding Manta.[2]

Manta opened on May 22, 2009.

Design

Elements

Trains

3 trains with 8 cars per train. Riders are arranged 4 across in a single row for a total of 32 riders per train.

Images

References

External links

  • Manta on the Roller Coaster DataBase.


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