Recently-Refurbished Disney Ride Broken Just 2 Weeks Later

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Maybe it’s time to go back to the drawing board?

Disney has developed a long list of amazing and thrilling attractions that are fun for the entire family. Whether you’re riding Disneyland’s Matterhorn Bobsleds, Magic Kingdom’s Splash Mountain, or Disneyland Paris’ Phantom Manor, Disney Guests are bound for an incredible experience. Unless there’s a broken element on one of these highly-themed and immersive rides…

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As mentioned above, Disneyland Paris is home to some incredibly fun rides and the exceptional Sleeping Beauty Castle. One specific ride however seems to be experiencing some trouble. Orbitron in Disneyland Paris‘ Discoveryland is a basic yet exciting attraction that places Guests high in the sky for a thrilling journey through “space”. The ride was recently refurbished, getting equipped with better sound systems, new paint, and a few other improvements.

Related: Sneak Peek at Newly Refurbished and Upgraded Disney Park Attraction

It lookslike the ride is still facing some technical difficulties as the orbiting planets display near the entrance for the ride is not moving anymore. A recent tweet from DLP Welcome (@DLPWelcome) on Twitter highlighted the issue. There is some graphic language used in the tweet. See the full post is below:

Just 2 weeks… After 1 year of intensive refurbishment… Just only little 2 fuc**ng weeks… And now the planets don’t move… Welcome to Disneyland Paris

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While a minor error, it is still sad to see a recently-refurbished ride experience technical difficulties. Although Disneyland Paris has a lot going on right now with the upcoming Iron Man coaster and Avengers Campus, it is not the only Disney Park going through a transformation. It seems that all of the Disney Parks are experiencing some sort of renovations or additions, most notably with EPCOT.

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Disney’s experimental prototype community of tomorrow, or EPCOT for short, is undergoing possibly the biggest change a Disney Park has undergone. With the additions of neighborhoods, updated shops, and new rides like Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind. The Magic Kingdom is also receiving some updates and the highly-anticipated Tron coaster from Shanghai Disneyland.

Related: TRON Progress Continues With Marquee Frame and Access Over Train Tunnel

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More on Orbitron in Discoveryland at Disneyland Paris:

Orbitron – Lift Off!

Pilot your very own spaceship high in the sky above Discoveryland® amid a gleaming universe of orbiting planets.

Get ready to rocket through the farthest reaches of space in this retro Orbitron ride inspired by Leonardo da Vinci’s visionary drawings of the solar system. It’s fast, it’s futuristic and you’re the captain, as you control the height of your vessel whilst it whizzes around a galaxy of planets high above the sights and sounds of Discoveryland.

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