Busch Gardens have revealed plans to reach new heights in 2014 with the first face-down drop tower in the world!
Falcons Fury is intended to mimic the dive speeds of the Falcon – the fastest animal on Earth reaching speeds of 200 mph.
This world-first ride – set to open in Spring 2014 – will stand at 335ft (102m) and take riders plunging straight down at 60mph.
Experience Falcons Fury in 2014
But thats not all – when you get to the rides highest point theres another element of surprise! Like its bird of prey namesake, riders will pivot 90 in mid-air to a face-down dive position. An instant later they’ll plunge straight down at 3.5Gs, with speed and power like theyve never experienced before.
This awesome ride is set to be a record-breaker in more ways than one. With no connecting structures, Falcons Fury will be the tallest free-standing drop tower in North America. It will be visible from any location in the park and even across the Tampa Bay area.
Want to be one of the first to feel the Falcons Fury? Book your Busch Gardens 2014 tickets now!