Sky Scrapper

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Sky Scrapper
World Joyland
Location Wujin, Changzhou, Jiangsu, China
Status Operating since April 30, 2011
Statistics
Manufacturer Bolliger & Mabillard
Type Steel - Flying
Product Flying Coaster (Custom)
Riders per train 28
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 104.3 feet
Top speed 54.7 mph
Length 2805.1 feet
Inversions 5
Duration 2:06
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Sky Scrapper (Chinese: 撕裂星空), also known as Starry Sky Ripper, is a Bolliger & Mabillard flying roller coaster located at World Joyland in Jiangsu, China. The ride opened on April 30, 2011 and features several unique and unusual elements.

Design

Elements

Trains

2 trains with 7 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 4 across in a single row, for a total of 28 riders per train.

Significance

Starry Sky Ripper is the first B&M flying coaster to feature a standard vertical loop and the first to feature a straight drop.