Kentucky Flyer New For 2019 At Kentucky Kingdom After a few weeks of social media teasing, Kentucky Kingdom just officially announced their new 201
Kentucky Flyer New For 2019 At Kentucky Kingdom
After a few weeks of social media teasing, Kentucky Kingdom just officially announced their new 2019 rollercoaster; Kentucky Flyer.
A family sized Gravity Group wooden coaster focusing on airtime is what was in the wind for the family owned
The park has not released any POVs or concept art beyond what was in their video, but they have released all the stats.
Kentucky Flyer Stats:
- 1280′ feet of track
- 45′ tall drop at a 42-degree angle
- Multiple 54-degree banked turns
- Top speed of 35mph
- Timberliner Trains
- 12 airtime elements
- Kentucky Kingdom’s sixth roller coaster
- height requirement of 40″
Here is the teaser video posted by the theme park on their social media:
While not showing much; they used popular video game Planet Coaster for the announcement video. We can tell this will be a small scale Gravity Group coaster; much like Oscars Waxy Taxi. Although small in size, these coasters pack a real punch from my prior experience.
No opening date for the new attraction has been set yet, but we will keep you posted as more information is released by the park.