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Ky. Kingdom Adding New Coaster

Posted at 5:47 AM, Oct 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-01 05:47:40-04

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18)– Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay are adding a sixth coaster to the park.

It’s called the Kentucky Flyer.

The park released details in a YouTube video Sunday.

The flyer is a wooden roller coaster that will be more than 1200 feet long. It features a 52-degree drop, banked turns, and 12 airtime elements.

Kentucky Flyer will open for the 2019 season.