|Elements:||Electric Winch Launch|
|Former names:||Space Mountain: Mission 2 (4/9/2005 to 5/7/2017)|
Space Mountain - De la terre à la lune (1995 to 1/16/2005)
|Categories:||Enclosed, Onboard Sound|
|Musical Score:||Michael Giacchino|
|Trains:||5 trains with 6 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 24 riders per train.|
|Facts:||Electric cable launch system with a pusher mechanism beneath the train.|
For Space Mountain's 10th anniversary in 2005, it was renovated featuring a new story, new effects and a new soundtrack. The trains were redone in metallic silver. The overall Verne / Orwell theme in Discoveryland along with the Canon Columbiad Space Mountain building stayed the same.
For the park's 25th Anniversary in 2017, Space Mountain was renovated featuring a new Star Wars based story. The trains were replaced by the new style Vekoma trains.
|Etymology:||"De la terre à la lune" is French for "from the Earth to the Moon".|
|Theme:||Based on Jules Verne's "A Voyage to the Moon and a Trip Around It". In the story, the astronauts are launched from Earth by a giant canon.|