Kennywood's Sky Rocket launched coaster uses linear synchronous motors to accelerate the train from zero to 50 miles-per-hour in just three seconds. From there the train climbs 95-feet to begin a free-fall descent at 90-degrees. The layout includes three inverting elements.
|Angle Of Descent: 90 degrees||Height: 95 feet|
|Inversions: 3||Launch: LSM|
|Length: 2100 feet||Trains: 2 - 12 passenger|
|Ride Time: 1 minute, 5 seconds||Top Speed: 50 mph|
Inversions: Cutback, Zero-G Roll, Corkscrew
Opening date: June 29, 2010
Train has two cars with three rows each, seating two abreast per row.
Height requirement: Riders must be at least 52 inches tall
Find Where to Coast™ with Ultimate Rollercoaster® Database
Where to Coast™, Rollercoaster Yellowpages™ are trademarks of Ultimate Rollercoaster®.