Disney announces new coaster for Animal Kingdom, opening date for Mission: Space

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The Walt Disney Co. announced Tuesday a new roller coaster attraction for Disney's Animal Kingdom. The new Expedition Everest roller coaster will be contained in a 200-foot artificial mountain. They also announced a soft opening of August 15 for Mission: Space at Epcot, a motion simulation ride that will simulate space filght.

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