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Six Flags New Orleans

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Jester is a traditional loop-screw roller coaster, featuring a first drop followed by a vertical loop and corkscrew inversion. The coaster was built at and operated at Six Flags Fiesta Texas as the Joker's Revenge through the end of the 2001 season. The coaster stood, but did not operate for the 2002 season at which time it was then dismantled and relocated to Six Flags New Orleans.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
1996 Steel Looping Corkscrew Vekoma International

Roller Coaster Stats

  • Drop: 75 feet
  • G-force: 3.5 G's
  • Height: 79 feet
  • Inversions: 3
  • Length: 1,936 feet
  • Trains: 2 - 28 passenger
  • Top Speed: 40 mph
  • Train Mfg: Arrow Dynamics

Jester Facts

2003 – Relocated from Six Flags Fiesta Texas and renamed Jester.

2002 – Standing but not operating (SBNO)

May 10, 1996 – Opened at Six Flags Fiesta Texas and named Joker's Revenge.

Fact: Trains reversed so riders ride while facing backwards.

Inversions: Vertical Loop, Two Corkscrews

Train has seven cars with two rows each, seating two abreast per row.

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 48 inches tall

Where to Coast

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