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|Product||Shuttle Loop (Flywheel)|
|Designer / calculations||Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH|
|Type||Steel - Launched - Shuttle - Enclosed|
|Riders per train||28|
|Propulsion||LIM launch (formerly flywheel launch)|
|Top speed||85.3 km/h|
Originally called Sirocco, the ride opened in 1982. The vertical loop was enclosed for the 1999 season to due to noise complaints. In addition, the coaster was renamed Turbine that same year.
Turbine closed in 2008 and reopened in 2013 as Psyké Underground. It was given a renovation, including a new Gerstlauer train, a new LIM launch to replace the flywheel launch and enclosing the spikes to further reduce noise. The ride is now completely enclosed, making it the first indoor shuttle loop. It also has the ability to operate on rainy days.
On Wednesday August 27, 1997, the train stalled at the top of the loop, leaving riders stuck upside-down. Nobody was injured in the incident.
The front vertical rollback.
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