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The Outer Limits™: Flight of Fear™

Be prepared to Face Your Darkest Fears... New, the Outer Limits: Flight of Fear at Paramount's Kings Island will launch you into the next dimension of coaster excitement. It’s not only the first indoor roller coaster of it’s kind on Earth, it is the first roller coaster that is completely out of this world!!!
Awarded best new ride!
Even before its launch, the Outer Limits: Flight of Fear won two first place awards at the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) annual trade show in November, 1995. The Outer Limits: Flight of Fear won awards in two categories; the Major Theme/Amusement Park Ride/Attractions, and Technology Applied to Amusements. This award winning coaster is the most technologically advanced coaster of its kind and is waiting to launch you into the next dimension of thrills.
Utilizing a revolutionary launch system, The Outer Limits: Flight of Fear catapults riders from zero to 54 miles per hour in just 4 seconds! The 24-passenger train hurtles down a dark tunnel into a one-acre, enclosed structure filled with a maze of twisting and turning steel coaster track. Surrounded in darkness, riders will experience the most innovative themed ride experience available anywhere today!
Coaster: Outer Limits™: Flight of Fear™
Location: Near The Racer roller coaster
Opening: Late Spring, 1996
Manufacturer: Premier Rides, Millersville, MD
Designer: Paramount Parks Design and Entertainment, Charlotte, NC and Premier Rides, Millersville, MD
Steel: 500 tons
Track Length: 2,705 feet
Speed: 54 MPH
Capacity: 2,000 per hour
Turns: 30 vertical curves, more than 25 compound horizontal curves
Building: One-acre enclosed, octagon shaped
Cars: Four passengers per car, six cars per train, four trains
Launch System: Revolutionary launch system that catapults riders with electrical energy and laser beams instead of utilizing a typical chain lift hill