What we’re reading: New roller coaster speeds to Circus Circus, uneventful 787 test flight, land for princesses at Disneyland


World-class, record-breaking roller coaster speeding to the Adventuredome at Circus Circus Las Vegas

Circus Circus will be putting in a new roller coaster at its indoor amusement park.

Accompanied by a customized soundtrack, El Loco will deliver new and unique coaster elements that drop, turn and twist the rider in ways not previously experienced. Riders will ascend 70 feet before diving over and under in a backwards motion, delivering a negative 1.5 “vertical-G”.

Boeing completes ‘uneventful’ 787 test flight

Boeing completed an uneventful Dreamliner test flight on Saturday.

The test flight to gather detailed information on the plane’s lithium-ion batteries lasted two hours and 19 minutes, taking off from and returning to Boeing Field in Seattle, Boeing said.

Disneyland princesses get their own, new land

Disney’s princesses will get their own land in March.

Disneyland Park in California will debut Fantasy Faire in March, a new interactive experience that gives guests a more personal experience with all the Disney princesses, all in one place.

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