Follow the construction of Project Stealth, the Intamin Accelerator coaster, as it launched into Thorpe Park for the 2006 season.

22nd March 2005

Initial construction consisted of land clearing, with the removal of Model World and Flying Fish.

18th May 2005

The site had now been cleared, flattened and prepared with gravel, ready for the installation of ride foundations and footers.

6th July 2005

The majority of the ride foundations had now been set in place. Work continued on the footers and the large hydraulic launch machinery building situated at the end of the launch track.

27th July 2005

Pace had picked up with the erection of the station – an identical setup to Rita (which opened at Alton Towers for the 2005 season), including a similar control booth design and framework for the countdown launch lights. The station platform had been designed slightly larger to accommodate multiple batches of guests, and a baggage room.