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GEHFileBot
04-26-2006, 02:16 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile17048/Tallest-vertical-drop-in-a-theme-park-ride.htm>Tallest vertical drop in a theme park ride</a></b><br><br>The Giant Drop at Dreamworld, near Coomera, Queensland, Australia, drops vertically from a height of 119 m (390 ft), giving riders five seconds of free fall time before being brought to a halt by electromagnetic brakes. The ride, which is as tall as a 30-storey building, opened on December 26, 1998, and cost AU$12 million (4.5 million or US7.4 million).<br />
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http://www.dreamworld.com.au/content/home_v3.asp?<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/549243GEH_Thumb.jpg>

Zothip
04-26-2006, 02:18 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile17048/Tallest-vertical-drop-in-a-theme-park-ride.htm>Tallest vertical drop in a theme park ride</a></b><br><br>The Giant Drop at Dreamworld, near Coomera, Queensland, Australia, drops vertically from a height of 119 m (390 ft), giving riders five seconds of free fall time before being brought to a halt by electromagnetic brakes. The ride, which is as tall as a 30-storey building, opened on December 26, 1998, and cost AU$12 million (4.5 million or US7.4 million).<br />
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http://www.dreamworld.com.au/content/home_v3.asp?<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/549243GEH_Thumb.jpg>

I always thought it was Bush Gardens in Tampa (Shiekra), but that is only 200 feet.