|Manufacturer||Bolliger & Mabillard|
|Type||Steel - Giga|
|Model / product||Hyper Coaster|
|Riders per train||32|
|Propulsion||Chain lift hill|
Top speed91 mph
Orion is an upcoming steel giga roller coaster that is set to open in 2020 at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio, USA. It will be replacing Firehawk, a Vekoma Flying Dutchman, which closed on October 28, 2018, as well as the Dinosaurs Alive upcharge walk-through attraction. It will also be the third giga coaster built by Bolliger & Mabillard, after Leviathan in 2012 and Fury 325 in 2015.
History[edit | edit source]
The track was completed in January 2020.
On February 22, the coaster completed its first test run.
Design[edit | edit source]
Trains[edit | edit source]
3 trains with 8 cars per train. Riders are arranged 4 across in a single row for a total of 32 riders per train.
References[edit | edit source]
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- on the Roller Coaster DataBase.
|Articles on Kings Island|