Kentucky Kingdom announces new family wooden roller coaster for 2019

Kentucky Flyer coming to Kentucky Kingdom in 2019

Kentucky Kingdom will be getting a classic addition for 2019 in the shape of a new wooden roller coaster called Kentucky Flyer.

Here are some stats on the new coaster:

  • 1280 feet long
  • 52.45-degree drop
  • 54-degree banking turns
  • 35 MPH
  • Must be at least 40 inches tall to ride

The coaster will be built by The Gravity Group of Cincinnati, OH and will feature their iconic Timberliner trains.

Check out the trailer the park shared above and let us know what you think!



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