UK theme parks from another point of view!

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Sun Oct 16, 2005 10:01 pm

"Thirst""][quote=""Ketchup""][quote=""Adz-TTR" wrote:
This ride didn't just screw over Arrow. It made Vekoma (who were brought in to fix it) struggle with money for many years as well.

Erm, you sure?

Ain't you getting that confused with the problematic Deja Vu triplets.[/quote]

Whats up with the Deja Ve's then?[/quote]

They have more downtime than Air did in it's first week!!!

But to answer your question, i haven't a clue. They are highly unreliable, i would guess it's the complex lifting mechanism they use, but what do i know?!
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Sun Oct 16, 2005 10:05 pm


Basically the Vekoma Giant Inverted Boomerang (Deja Vu) had not been tested propelly and Six Flags were desperate to install them as soon as possible for 3 parks. Due to them not being tested they had various serious mechanical issues thus Six Flags sued Vekoma I believe.

Six Flags Over Georgia's model I believe still to this day barely runs.
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Tue Feb 28, 2006 10:10 pm

"Thirst""][quote=""plasticboy" wrote:
It's just Six Flags being American

Thats about it.

Americans will sue for anything!

How come Six-Flags are in so much debt anyway?

Because they dont know how to manage there parks...[/quote]

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:lol: Don't we all know that is true :D

Just a little added information, the Six Flag's Company is 2 Billion in Debt (a hell of a debt) :shock: :W
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