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Superman Ultimate Flight

Six Flags Great America

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The Midwest's most unique flying coaster, Superman Ultimate Flight, is based on the DC Comics Super Hero, Superman. This new generation of coasters provides an unparalleled flying experience at speeds greater than 50 mph. The adventure begins as passengers board the sleek, 32-seat train. As the train exits the station, passengers tilt face-first into the flying position, suspended from the track above. The anticipation builds as passengers, climb the 115-foot lift hill with nothing but a bird's eye view of Six Flags Great America below. Upon take-off, the ride enters a series of sharp dives, high banked curves and spirals, uniquely designed to enhance the flying experience.

Roller Coaster Stats

Year Track Type Designer
2003 Steel Flying, Multielement Bolliger & Mabillard
  • Height
  • Drop
  • Length
  • Top Speed
    miles per hour
  • Inversions
    upside down elements
  • Ride Time
    2 minutes, 30 seconds
    minutes : seconds
  • Ride Capacity
    riders per hour
  • Number Of Trains
    2 - 32 passenger
  • Train Designer
    Bolliger & Mabillard

Superman Ultimate Flight Facts & History

Elements: 1 Pretzel-Shaped Inverted Loop, 2 Horseshoe Curves, 1 360-degree In-Line Roll

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

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 54 inches tall

Where to Coast

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