Talk about first impressions. Riders will take flight on the wings of a powerful golden griffon, as it guards the entrance dive-bombing and threading its way through impossibly narrow obstacles. Feel the sensation of soaring through air as the winged coaster dives first into a wing-over drop maneuver at 67 m. This degree rotation into a half loop starts at feet in the air, giving it the record for the highest inversion of all roller coasters.
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The ride opened on May 11, , on the most successful opening weekend to date in the park's history. It also broke several Wing Coaster records, including those for height, speed, track length, drop height and number of inversions. Construction began in September and took roughly eight months to complete. Cedar Point built a new entrance plaza featuring the keyhole towers as the centerpiece. The roller coaster replaced Disaster Transport and Space Spiral , both demolished during mid