VIDEO from and Las Vegas News Bureau: New Ride Zips Through Downtown Las Vegas

Oct 28, 2010, 12:37 ET from from ,Las Vegas News Bureau

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The newest ride in Las Vegas, the Fremont Street Flightline, sends passengers gliding down 800 feet of cable from a platform 60 feet high. Soar like a bird down one of four lines hitting speeds up to 30 miles an hour at the Fremont Street Experience, the five-block-long pedestrian plaza in Downtown Las Vegas. The overhead canopy is the world's largest outdoor LED screen projects light shows at the top of each hour. Passengers leap from a platform 60 feet high and glide 800 feet down one of four lines at speeds of up to 25 mph to a 14-foot-high landing near the performance stage.

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SOURCE; Las Vegas News Bureau