Skytrak

Granada Studios (Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK)

Removed, Operated from 10/1997 to 1998

Roller Coaster · Steel · Flying

Make: Skytrak International

Statistics

Length:1,282 ft
Height:50 ft
Inversions:0
Speed:28 mph
G-Force:2.5
Capacity:240 riders per hour

Details

Former names:Gladiators Skytrak
Trains:5 cars. Riders are arranged inline in a single row for a total of 1 riders per car.
Facts:This was the world first "flying" roller coaster.

The ride was scheduled to open the summer of 1997, but troubles delayed it's opening.  It briefly opened in October of 1997.  The roller coaster opened in 1998, but Granada Studios then closed the same season.  The ride was later scrapped.

Skytrak - Granada Studios (Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK)

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Skytrak - Granada Studios (Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK)