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Friday, July 5, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Phoenix Opens at Adventureland »
Adventureland in Altoona, Iowa, is giving people something extra to celebrate this holiday week. The park announced its...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Maxx Force Debuts »
Six Flags Great America, Gurnee, Illinois, officially unveiled its new roller coaster to the world. Maxx Force is an air...
Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tidal Twister Reopens »
On Friday, June 7, SeaWorld San Diego reopened Tidal twister to the public after repairs, and according to the park, has "...
Thursday, June 6, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Wildwood's Tram Car Inspired Coaster »
What's yellow, has a big grin with huge white teeth and will reach a top speed of approximately 29 mph? No, it's not a sc...
Wednesday, June 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tidal Twister Closed With Mechanical Issues »
SeaWorld San Diego’s newest ride is shut down for maintenance. Tidal Twister was shut down June 1, roughly two weeks after...

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Sunday, June 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coaster Con 42 »
It’s ACE’s signature event! Coaster Con 42 will take place June 16 - 20, 2019. Coaster fans are already gearing up for a s...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 ACE Preservation Conference »
The 2019 ACE Preservation Conference will take place May 10 – 12, 2019. A distinction in this particular event is a mix of...
Saturday, March 23, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Coasting for Kids Offers 16 Events »
ACEers have a passion for riding roller coasters, so when that passion can help others at the same time, that is the defin...
Tuesday, March 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Yukon Striker To Set Records »
The arrival of spring brings promise of new rides and fun thrills. The record-setting Yukon Striker at Canada’s Wonderla...
Tuesday, September 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Remembering Robert Cartmell »
ACE has lost one of its giants. Long before guide books or the internet made searching for the latest and greatest roller...

ACE News Articles
Friday, July 12, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
ACE Member Coaster Milestones - July-August 2019 »
100 — Nancy Bradley, Ravine Flyer II. View full-sized image . 100 — Kyle Cruz, Iron Rattler. View full-si...
Friday, July 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
June Executive Committee Meeting Highlights »
The Executive Committee (EC) met on June 16, 2019 in Valencia, California. Listed below are some of the meeting highlights...
Friday, July 12, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
A New Dueling Dragons Takes Flight »
Photo: Courtesy Intamin. View full-sized image . For coaster fans who still lament the tragic loss of the Bolliger...
Friday, July 12, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Maxx Force Blasts Through Records at Six Flags Great America »
Photo: Courtesy Six Flags. View full-sized image . "I feel the need … the need for speed!" So the saying goes …...
Saturday, July 6, 2019   (6 Comments - view/add)
Universal Orlando Opens Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure »
Photo: Courtesy Universal. View full-sized image . On May 28, 1999, Universal opened what it is considered to be b...