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Flying Coaster

Elitch Gardens

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Flying Coaster has been relocated to Luna Park at Coney Island..

This was the first Flying coaster from Zamperla installed in a park in North America. Flying Coaster has seven cars, each holding four passengers riding in a flying position. Every one is afforded an unobstructed view of Elitch Gardens as they ride the unique spiral lift to a height of 56 feet to begin the fun.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
2002 Steel Flying Zamperla

Roller Coaster Stats

  • G-force: 3.3 G's
  • Height: 56 feet
  • Inversions: 2
  • Length: 1,282 feet
  • Trains: 7 - 4 passenger
  • Ride Time: 50 seconds
  • Top Speed: 26 mph

Flying Coaster Facts & History

Zamperla Volare production model roller coaster.

Features: 207-foot long spiral lift hill

Inversions: Two Heartline Rolls

2011 – Relocated to Luna Park (Brooklyn, NY) and renamed Soarin' Eagle

2008-2010 – Standing-But-Not-Operating (SBNO)

Individual car has one row each, seating four abreast per row.

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 50 inches tall

Where to Coast

Visit Elitch Gardens to ride this roller coaster.

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