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Superman Krypton Coaster

Six Flags Fiesta Texas

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This B&M floorless, looping roller coaster was the flagship attraction at Six Flags Fiesta Texas until the debut of the Iron Rattler. Seated in floorless trains with nothing between your feet and track below Superman Krypton Coaster begins with a 16-story ascent and 163-foot drop off the rock quarry wall that borders one side of this Six Flags theme park. Taking advantage of this unique terrain, the coaster climbs atop the wall once again after going inverted in a giant vertical loop. Superman Krytpon Coaster is notable since it features the world's second tallest vertical loop on a steel coaster.

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Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
2000 Steel Floorless Multielement Bolliger & Mabillard

Roller Coaster Stats

  • Angle Of Descent: 53°
  • Drop: 160 feet
  • G-force: 3.8 G's
  • Height: 168 feet
  • Inversions: 6
  • Length: 4,025 feet
  • Trains: 3 -32 passenger
  • Ride Time: 2 minutes, 35 seconds
  • Top Speed: 70 mph

Superman Krypton Coaster Facts & History

Featured the world's tallest vertical loop – 145 feet – from 2000 to 2013.

Inversions: 145-foot Vertical Loop, Zero-G Roll, 78-foot Cobra Roll, Interlocking Corkscrews

Opening date: March 11, 2000

Estimated cost: $20 million

Train has eight cars with one row each, seating four abreast per row.

Ride capacity: 1,600 passengers per hour

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 54 inches tall

Where to Coast

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