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Most airtime on a roller coaster?

What Roller Coaster that you have been on has the most airtime

From Bob Miller
Posted June 30, 2011 at 8:57 AM
For me it would Probly be Magnum XL 200.
1) Magnum
2) Gemini
3) American Eagle
4) Raging Bull
5) Blue Streak

NOTE i have not been on El Toro but i heard that ride has a lot of airtime


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From Jeff Elliott
Posted June 30, 2011 at 9:17 AM
The Voyage has a ton of airtime....I think they said something like 47 seconds of airtime...

From Bob Miller
Posted June 30, 2011 at 10:58 AM
^ I think its like 24 but still i want to ride that SOOOO bad

From Carrie Hood
Posted June 30, 2011 at 3:11 PM
I've got two I can recall off the top of my own head, without looking at stats. It seems like they give you just tons of air time.

Nitro at SF Great Adventure
Jackrabbit at Kennywood Park.

From James Rao
Posted June 30, 2011 at 4:28 PM
Voyage does have a ton of airtime. The NEW Texas Giant is pretty sweet for air as well. The old standby is Apollo's Chariot, which is an airtime machine. Finally, there's a stretch after the first hill and turn on the Titan where you are out of your seat for what feels like an eternity.

Those are probably my favorites...

From Anthony Murphy
Posted June 30, 2011 at 9:06 PM
Raging Bull is a great smooth coaster with lots of airtime

From Melissa Donahue
Posted July 1, 2011 at 1:23 AM
For me, I think Diamondback at Kings Island has the most airtime. I've been on The Voyage and all of the Cedar Point coasters, and I'd still say Dback as my first choice.

From Rob Viala
Posted July 1, 2011 at 7:07 AM
El Toro at six flags great adventure....always have a great time!

From Russell Meyer
Posted July 1, 2011 at 6:47 PM
Voyage and Apollo's Chariot

From Mike Gallagher
Posted July 4, 2011 at 11:41 AM
I had my first rides on Quassy's Wooden Warrior last weekend (I've been trying to post a trip report but have been unsuccessful) The ride, while obviously not a mega-coaster, is a heckuva lotta fun and packs its less-than-a-minute ride time with some serious air.

Other airtime filled rides:

El Toro
Nitro
Ravine Flyer II
Superman at SF America
Voyage (although I doubt the figures above, it's got quite a bit as I remember..but it was four years ago I rode)
Intimidator (Carowinds)
Magnum

Others mentioned Apollo's Chariot and Raging Bull..I got next to nothing on those rides as far as airtime goes.

From Ryan S
Posted July 5, 2011 at 7:58 AM
Boulder Dash at Lake Compounce.

From Terry O'Neal
Posted July 5, 2011 at 8:07 AM
Apollo's Chariot and Raging Bull are my favorite for air time.

From Dakota S
Posted July 5, 2011 at 2:28 PM
Farenhieht or Storm Runner are great airtime rides!

From Kris Jeronimus
Posted July 6, 2011 at 5:19 PM
Diamondback at Kings Island has the most airtime I've experianced.

From Adam Newman
Posted July 7, 2011 at 10:05 AM
At Kennywood Sky Rocket has great airtime and the Jack Rabbit airtime while not that long is insane with lots of room for lift on the double dip.

From Melissa Donahue
Posted July 7, 2011 at 5:49 PM
I forgot about Maverick at Cedar Point... Definitely get some lift out of your seat on this coaster, too!

From Dave Stroem
Posted July 8, 2011 at 2:07 PM
Not in any particular order

Diamonback at KI
Texas Giant at SFOT
El Toro at SFGAdv
Voyage at Holiday World

But the winner is
Bizzaro at SFNE
I have never felt such intense G-Forces and so much of it in one coaster.

Of course on some days a coaster may not produce as much air as on other days. Your body size or seat choice can also make a big difference.

From Dennis Gonsoulin
Posted July 10, 2011 at 11:51 PM
The New Texas Giant is airtime heaven.

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