DC Comics' Super Hero GREEN LANTERN focuses the might of his Power Ring at Six Flags Great Adventure with the launch of an exciting new thrill ride. Towering 15 stories high with over three quarters of a mile of twisting green steel, this new stand-up coaster takes you on a journey of epic proportions.
Standing 154 feet tall and reaching speeds of 63 mph, GREEN LANTERN ranks among the
tallest and fastest roller coasters of its kind anywhere in the world. Unlike traditional seated coasters, GREEN LANTERN allows you to stand throughout the entire course of the ride that delivers a ride experience unlike any other. The two minute and thirty second thrill begins with a pulse-quickening
45 degree vertical drop before rocketing you through five inversions – including a 121-foot-tall loop, a 103-foot dive loop, a 72-foot inclined loop and twisted double corkscrews.
Guardians of peace and justice, the GREEN LANTERN CORPS is a group of intergalactic police officers charged with the protection of the universe. A GREEN LANTERN must be someone who has the ability and willpower to overcome great fear. Recognized as the greatest member of the GREEN LANTERNS CORPS, HAL JORDAN was the first Earthman ever inducted into the Corps. and founding member of the JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA. Green Lanterns are fitted with a weapon unlike any other in existence, a ring that channels pure willpower in the form of solid green energy that can manifest any construct the bearer imagines.
GREEN LANTERN delivers a smooth, white-knuckled adventure – but this time standing up while
Check out our construction blog to see how the work progressed this spring before opening on May 25.
GREEN LANTERN BY THE NUMBERS
|Height Restrictions||min. 54"|
|Ride Category||Thrill (More like this)|
|Top Speed||63 mph|
|Rider Position||Standing up|
|First Drop||45 degrees|
|Manufacturer||B&M (Bolliger & Mabillard)|