To celebrate their 50th year in operation, and to honor North Carolina’s ‘first in flight’ history, Carowinds has just announced plans to open a massive new section of the park next year – Aeronautica Landing. The theme park first opened their doors on March 31, 1973.
“At the center of the 50th anniversary celebration will be Aeronautica Landing, a tribute to the Carolinas’ spirit of invention, exploration, and aviation, where guests can immerse themselves in the history and future of flight,” Carowinds said in a press release.
The new section will feature a number of new rides, attractions, and restaurants, including; Air Racer, Gear Spin, Gyro Force, Hover & Dodge, and Air Walker.
NEWS: #Carowinds announces plans for 50th anniversary season in 2023, and unveils Aeronautica Landing, complete with new rides, attractions, and restaurants. #Carowinds50
Press release: https://t.co/vxmtkgbS3K pic.twitter.com/OY2KqWetyR
— Carowinds (@Carowinds) August 11, 2022
What do you think about the new rides and themed section?