Fact File: Galactica
First Installed 2002
Project Name Secret Weapon 5
Opening Date 16th March 2002
Location Forbidden Valley
Cost £12 million
Manufacturer Bolliger & Mabillard
Designer John Wardley
Control System Consign AG
Type Of Ride Flying
Stations 2
Track Length 840 metres
Height Of Drop 20 metres
Maximum Speed 47 mph (75 km/h)
Maximum G Force 3.5 G
Ride Duration Approx. 1 minute, 30 seconds
Queue Time 30 - 180 minutes
Capacity 84
Throughput 1,500 people per hour
Seating Arrangement 3 crafts, 7 rows per craft, 4 seats per row
When To Ride Early morning (before 10.30am)
Restraint Type Vest restraint and leg flaps
Height Restriction Must be at least 1.4 metres
Property Security Baggage racks located in station
First Timers Sit Anywhere
Thrill Seekers Sit Anywhere
Shortcut Available Shortcut: Thrill
Single Rider Queue Yes
Ride Photography Yes, photo booth in the ride shop
Ride Videography Yes