On opening day at the park, the Cyclone stopped dead on the tracks just before the first big drop.
Raytheon, a longtime supporter of education in science, technology, engineering and math, created Sum of All Thrills to show the real-life application of concepts such as angles, velocity and kinetic energy.
The theme park announced on Thursday Looping Dragon will join the park’s other thrill rides.
One hundred thirty years ago Monday, the very first roller coaster in the U.S made its debut at Coney Island.
The ceremony began with a ribbon cutting at Luna Park, where the new ride replaced the original wooden Thunderbolt.
Nine months after Superstorm Sandy virtually destroyed the amusement park at Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, N.J., the thrills are officially back.
Rosa Ayala-Goana was killed Friday when she fell from the Texas Giant roller coaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington.
The Thunderbolt will be 125 feet tall and will reach speeds of 65 mph, according to the New York City Economic Development Corporation.
Walkers, four-wheelers, and fishermen may now make use of the park in Berkeley Township.
Seaside Heights and the northern beaches of Toms River will reopen more than two months after sandy destroyed and damaged homes.
Gregory Richardson, 21, lowered the back of the wheelchair the patient was in and started bouncing it around saying it was “like a roller coaster ride,” Nassau County police Lt. Kevin Smith said.
The former 3-acre site of a roller coaster at Coney Island is back on the market.