Holiday World begins work on world’s first launched coaster

Holiday World begins work on world’s first launched coaster

SANTA CLAUS, Ind. (WFIE) - It may be cold now, but Holiday World is busy prepping for next summer.

As we’ve reported, Cheetah Chase will open for the 2020 season. It will be the first launched coaster in the world.

It is a $7 million project and construction crews say it is on pace to be open in May.

[WATCH: Cheetah Chase construction]

You can watch live as the coaster goes up by clicking the above link.

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