The Wichita County Fair in Leoti, Kansas has a Flying Scooter that operates just a few days a year.
Posts tagged ‘Portable’
Flyer Addicts Anonymous members visited Stricker’s Grove near Cincinnati on August 9th. Check out the history and a video of their vintage Bisch-Rocco Flying Scooter.
Who would defile Bisch-Rocco Flying Scooter? If its 1960, then the answer would be Bushkill Park in Eaton, Pennsylvania. The 8-car portable scooter was present in the park as early as 1943 and in the early 1960′s the ride was modified to the “Gemini 9″.
A 7-page assembly manual for a portable (8-car) Flying Scooter that includes a part list and maintenance recommendations was recently donated to our archive. We dissect it here. Thanks to Ken for this insight into the inner-workings of our obsession.