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Superman Ultimate Flight (Six Flags Great America)

Superman Ultimate Flight (Six Flags Great America)

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roller coaster
Superman Ultimate Flight
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Six Flags Great America
Location Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Status Operating since May 3, 2003
Manufacturer Bolliger & Mabillard
Type Steel - Flying
Model / product Flying Coaster (Superman)
Riders per train 32
Hourly capacity 1,100
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height106 feet
Drop100 feet
Top speed51 mph
Length2798 feet

Superman - Ultimate Flight is a steel flying roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois. This design has been used at two other Six Flags parks.

History[edit | edit source]

The roller coaster was announced in February 2003. It was built on the spot where ShockWave once stood.[1]

Design[edit | edit source]

Trains[edit | edit source]

2 trains with 8 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 4 across in a single row for a total of 32 riders per train.

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