SW5 gets a name from its creator

Posted Thursday, May 17, 2001 4:47 AM | Contributed by MPD47

Scheduled to open in May 2002 at Alton Towers, the coaster code-named SW5, or Secret Weapon 5, will be called AIR, according to the designer, John Wardley. The coaster will be B&M's first attempt at a "flying" coaster where riders will ride horizontally below the track.

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