Reaching a maximum height of 335 feet (102 m), Falcon’s Fury at Busch Gardens Tampa in Florida will be North America’s tallest free standing drop tower and the first drop tower to feature 90-degree tilting seats (facing riders straight down). Riders will experience 5-seconds of free fall that reaches a speed of 60 miles per hour (97 km/h). Continue reading for a POV video and more information.
Falcon’s Fury will have a two shaded queue lines: the standby queue (that can hold guests for approximately 45 minutes) is for guests without passes and the Quick Queue is for guests who have a pass that allows them to bypass the queues for most of the major attractions at the park. At first, the Quick Queue system was not be used for the ride, however, the decision was later changed. Riders must also be at least 54 inches (137 cm) to ride.