Next time you ride DINOSAUR at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, the ride vehicle may look a little different thanks to new equipment installed on the rear of the ride vehicle. The equipment, which baffled guests during testing, is a LiDAR rig, according to Cast Members that BlogMickey.com spoke with. The LiDAR rig is a safety measure, meant to detect if guests attempt to stand up during the ride – apparently a big enough problem to prompt installing these rigs on every ride vehicle. Previously the test was limited to just a single vehicle but has been rolled out to all vehicles. Here’s a look!
DinoLand USA and DINOSAUR have been in the news lately after Disney Parks Chairman Josh D’Amaro shared plans to replace DinoLand USA with Moana and Zootopia attractions.
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