https://i0.wp.com/thrillgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Thunderbird-Launching-2.jpg?resize=150%2C150Thunderbird roller coaster premieres at Holiday World to media and special guests

Thunderbird roller coaster premieres at Holiday World to media and special guests

With a crowd of hundreds of roller coasters enthusiasts from around the nation cheering, America’s first launched wing coaster took flight over Holiday World Theme Park this morning. . Thunderbird…

Holiday World launches charity auction for first Thunderbird rides

Holiday World launches charity auction for first Thunderbird rides

With just over a month before the nation’s first launched wing roller coaster opens to the public, Holiday World officials launched a charity auction for the very first public rides….

https://i1.wp.com/thrillgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/ThunderbirdsFirstLaunch.jpg?resize=150%2C150https://i1.wp.com/thrillgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/ThunderbirdsFirstLaunch.jpg?resize=150%2C150https://i1.wp.com/thrillgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/ThunderbirdsFirstLaunch.jpg?resize=150%2C150https://i1.wp.com/thrillgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/ThunderbirdsFirstLaunch.jpg?resize=150%2C150VIDEO – Thunderbird at Holiday World takes its first test flight

VIDEO – Thunderbird at Holiday World takes its first test flight

 Holiday World went out to “launch” today and successfully gave Thunderbird its first test flight at the park.Thunderbird is the first launched B&M wing coaster in the country and features…

New video shows off the secret to Thunderbird’s launch at Holiday World

New video shows off the secret to Thunderbird’s launch at Holiday World

 Holiday World has posted a new Hard Hat Chronicles video over on their official blog showing off the two giant flywheel assemblies that will power Thunderbird’s 0-60 mph in 3.5 seconds launch….

https://i2.wp.com/thrillgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/BzXEmRZCYAAUlVB.jpg-large.jpeg?resize=150%2C150Holiday World tops of Thunderbird’s immelmann inversion

Holiday World tops of Thunderbird’s immelmann inversion

After a brief weather delay today, Holiday World topped off Thunderbird’s immelmann inversion at the construction site.  Construction continues on the new addition to Holiday World for 2015.  Once open,…

https://i2.wp.com/thrillgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/14951913996_06f0a1471c.jpg?resize=150%2C150The first piece of track is in place for Holiday World’s Thunderbird

The first piece of track is in place for Holiday World’s Thunderbird

The first piece of track has been lowered onto the supports of Thunderbird at Holiday World.  The first piece is located where the station will be located once the ride…