Flight of Fear
Description The Flight of Fearä takes riders on a heart-pounding adventure throughout a one-acre enclosed structure in total darkness. The Flight of Fear is the world’s first linear induction motor (LIM) launch system roller coaster that catapults riders from 0 to 54 miles per hour in just four seconds sending guests through four inversions and is considered one of the most innovative theme-based attractions ever constructed.
Manufacturer Premier Rides, Millersville, MD
Year Opened 1996
Hourly Capacity 2,000 passengers
Length of Track 2,705 feet
Maximum Speed 54 mph
Total Number of Riders
Since Opened 8,684,504
Length of Ride 1:05 minutes
Turns 30 vertical curves
Launch system Revolutionary Linear Induction Motor (LIM) launch system that catapults riders with electrical energy and laser beams in place of a chain-lift hill.
Number of trains Four trains, with six cars holding four passengers per train
Height Requirement 54”
Location Coney Mall