Missile

American Adventure Theme Park (Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England, UK)

Removed, Operated from 7/4/1989 to 2004

Roller Coaster · Steel · Sit Down · Extreme

Make: Vekoma
Model: Other / Boomerang

Statistics

Length:935 ft
Height:116.5 ft
Inversions:3
Speed:47 mph
Duration:1:48
G-Force:5.2
Elements:Cobra Roll
Loop
Dimensions:288.8 ft x 98.4 ft
Capacity:760 riders per hour

Details

Former status:SBNO during 2005
Operated from 7/4/1989 to 2004
Relocations:Glasgow Garden Festival as Coca-Cola Roller
American Adventure Theme Park as Missile
Pleasurewood Hills as Wipeout
Trains:Single train with 7 cars. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 28 riders.
Built by: Vekoma
Facts:The original Arrow train was switched with the newer Vekoma train taken from the Speed of Sound at Walibi Holland before the Wipeout opened at Pleasurewood Hills in 2007.
History:Oficially launched by Apollo11 lunar-module pilot Buzz Aldrin on 7/4/1989.
Theme:Originally painted white and repainted gray and Blue in the mid to late 1990s.

Missile - American Adventure Theme Park (Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England, UK)

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Missile - American Adventure Theme Park (Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England, UK)