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Video: Engineers show off Busch Gardens' 335-foot Falcon's Fury

Busch Gardens released a new video Wednesday that shows progress being made on Falcon's Fury, its new drop ride.

Engineers in charge of the 335-foot-tall ride's construction give a fairly detailed explanation of how it all works and some of the numbers attached.

Our favorite: It takes someone 365 steps and 35 minutes to climb a ladder to the top of the ride from inside the tower. Watch the video for more eye-opening facts.

But one thing you won't see is an exact opening date. That will be announced later, although they tease with a hashtag of #spring2014.

You can visit the Busch Gardens YouTube Channel to get additional webisodes and more video content for Falcon's Fury, or visit

Video: Engineers show off Busch Gardens' 335-foot Falcon's Fury 02/19/14 [Last modified: Thursday, February 20, 2014 7:51am]
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