FIRST DROP 85.

FD085[Magazine: March 2009. 21x30cm – 40 Pages – Full colour]. Chapter Points: Credits. Editorial. Club Corner. Reports on two small Dutch parks both opening new coasters for the 2009 season. Ride reports (including- Blue Fire at Europa-Park, Prowler at Worlds of Fun, iSpeed at Mirabilandia, Muntanya Russa at Tibidabo, Pilgrims Plunge at Holiday World, Falcon at Duinrell, Cobra at Tivoli Friheden that closed last year after an accident, Insane at Gröna Lund, and Anubis – The Ride at Duinrell). Horwood Coastering (Michael Horwood ‘gets quizzical’ while pondering various modes of transport). On Track news (including- roller skating on a coaster, a new Gerstlauer spinning coaster design, Lauri Vartiainen’s successful 2009 season, Ring°Racer delayed, Efteling’s new wooden coaster, Kiddieland to close, Big Bad Wolf to be removed, Kings Dominion’s new Giga-Coaster, Holiday World’s LIM-launched water coaster, new pictures from Ferrari World, Happy Valley Shanghai opening day issues and an update from the impressive Universal Studios Singapore, etc.). Club merchandise page. [visit ECC]