FIRST DROP 51.

FD051[Magazine: March 2000. 21x30cm – 44 Pages – Many B&W photos, 4 colour pages]. Chapter Points: Credits. Editorial. Merchandise page. G5 the second B&M Dive Machine opens at Janfusun in Taiwan. On Track news including Morgan’s “Steel Dragon 2000”. Millennium Force opens at Cedar Point. Gröna Lund’s reprofiled Jetline reopens. Pleasureland Southport opens King Solomon’s Mines (from Frontierland, Morecambe). Cyberspace – Oscar Bruch’s new spinning coaster debuts. Mirabilandia’s Katun reports. Mack’s “super flume” Poseidon construction. Coaster Works! open their first woodie at Race World, and a second coaster rises at Grand Prix Race-O-Rama. Drayton Manor Park opens Apocalypse. Indiana Beach’s Hurricane opens. “Mouse Tales” book review. Horwood Coastering (Michael Horwood discusses his 1999 coaster season – part 3). Tusenfryd’s woodie construction. Blackpool Pleasure Beach’s Valhalla opens. Flamingo Land’s Magnum Force opens. Club Corner. Frontierland Morecambe’s Texas Tornado is razed. Six Flags Holland review. [visit ECC]