FIRST DROP 42.

FD042[Magazine: August 1998. 21x30cm – 40 Pages – Many B&W photos]. Chapter Points: Credits. Editorial. Drawings of Apollo’s Chariot at Busch Gardens Virginia. On Track news including Dirk Auer who rides roller coaster tracks wearing modified roller skates, and Richard Rodriguez’s 1013.5-hour Big Dipper marathon at Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Islands of Adventure update and Dueling Dragons is almost complete. A large Disneyland (California) report. Journey to Atlantis – SeaWorld’s (Florida) new Mack coaster/flume report. Twisted Sisters the Custom Coasters International (CCI) duelling woodie. Brazil’s Terra Encantada. ‘Flying Pig’ coaster in Germany. Kings Dominion’s new Volcano – The Blast Coaster. Douglas Trumbull interview. Park Profile on Walibi Wavre in Belgium. Phantasialand’s Mystery Castle. Horwood Coastering (Michael Horwood talks about Six Flags AstroWorld’s Texas Cyclone). Park Remarks and letters. Budapest’s Vidám Park +Hullámvasút report. Oblivion and Superman compared. Merchandise page. [Includes 14 pages of inserts covering the ‘98 Blackpool and ‘98 Germany trips]. [visit ECC]