The ride system manufacturer ETC has released the following specs for the generic version of the ride system. The Disney system appears to be a customized version, but would have similar specifications.
- 3 DoF Electric Centrifuge Platform
- +40°/-55° Pitch
- ±25° Roll
- +360° Planetary
- Up to 2.5 G's - SUSTAINED
- 10 4-Seat Gondolas [40 Seats total per unit]
Still no word on when it will be opened, but I was surfing the other day, and I found a website called DisneyDreams.net and they have a countdown clock which at this moment, states that there is exactly 145 days, 1 hour 18 minutes, 58 seconds til launch. *shrugs*