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BIG NEWS! Disney Skyliner Takes Flight on Sept 29, 2019 at Walt Disney World Resort

BIG NEWS! Disney Skyliner Takes Flight on Sept 29, 2019 at Walt Disney World Resort 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith The dawn of a new era in Disney transportation is right around the corner! On September 29, Disney Skyliner gondolas will take flight and officially begin transporting guests around Walt Disney World Resort. As many of you have seen, this state-of-the-art transportation system offers a new way to experience the resort with amazing views only available from t Continue Reading

More Close Up Photos of the New Disney Skyliner

More Close Up Photos of the New Disney Skyliner 2 The Disney Skyliner transportation system is coming along at Walt Disney World. Although there is no opening date yet, testing  has been happening and we have been able to see what the Gondolas look like and how they work. Here’s another peek at the Gondolas from this morning! Stay tuned for more updates as we see them! Instagram at themainstreetmouse! YouTube at The Main Street Mouse Twitter at mainstreetmou Continue Reading

New Disney Skyliner Merchandise is Coming!

New Disney Skyliner Merchandise is Coming! 8 This week I was fortunate enough to get a peek at some awesome new merchandise that’s on the horizon for Disney Parks. With testing happening for the new Disney Skyliner currently, people are getting excited for the gondola system. We don’t have an opening date yet, but we do have a preview of merchandise that will coincide with the new transportation system coming to Walt Disney World. From Christmas ornaments Continue Reading

See the Disney Skyliner Gondolas Uncovered with Characters on them!

See the Disney Skyliner Gondolas Uncovered with Characters on them! 14 In case you missed it this week! Exciting news from Hollywood Studios! The brand new Disney Skyliner transportation system is coming soon, and today we got to see them uncovered finally…. with characters on them! Take a look! Some of the themes on the Gondolas include Star Wars, Haunted Mansion, Guardians of the Galaxy, Fab Five, Toy Story, Beauty and the Beast and more! There is no opening date for the new Continue Reading

Sneak Peek Inside the Gondolas at Walt Disney World

Sneak Peek Inside the Gondolas at Walt Disney World 20 Called the “most magical flight on Earth” by Dean Huspen, a principal architect with Walt Disney Imagineering, Disney gave a construction update and a sneak peek inside the gondolas yesterday. Opening later this fall, the Disney Skyliner, a system of 300 gondolas, will become the ‘monorails of the air’ according to the Orlando Sentinel. While in testing, the gondolas are wrapped in plastic f Continue Reading

Disney Skyliner “Gondola” Testing at Hollywood Studios

Disney Skyliner “Gondola” Testing at Hollywood Studios 22 In case you missed it earlier this week, we reported that the new Disney Skyliner gondolas were testing at Hollywood Studios. The gondolas themselves are pretty impressive and move much faster than I anticipated. There were a few that were uncovered as well, take a peek! Although the gondolas move fast once they start going, there actually is a lineup of them in the terminal. This will allow guests to board safel Continue Reading

Disney Skyliner Gondolas Make First Test Runs Between Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort, Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney Skyliner Gondolas Make First Test Runs Between Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort, Disney’s Hollywood Studios 27 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith We’re beginning the week with another exciting Disney Skyliner milestone – the first guest cabins to make test runs back-and-forth between Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort and Disney’s Hollywood Studios! As many of you know, our state-of-the-art gondola system will begin transporting guests at the Walt Disney World Resort beginning later this fall. T Continue Reading

Initial Testing Underway for Disney Skyliner Gondolas – More Details Revealed!

Initial Testing Underway for Disney Skyliner Gondolas – More Details Revealed! 28 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jeremy Schoolfield Sharp-eyed visitors to Walt Disney World Resort this week may have spotted something new up in the sky while Disney Skyliner began its initial testing. Scheduled to open this fall, Disney Skyliner will be a new, state-of-the-art gondola system that will conveniently connect Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Epcot to four resort hotels – Disney’s Art Continue Reading

Cables Have Gone Up On The Disney Skyliner

Cables Have Gone Up On The Disney Skyliner 29 With all of the exciting news about the Disney Skyliner coming out this weekend, it was a nice surprise to pull into Hollywood Studios today and see that the cable has started to go up.  It’s so exciting to see the progress of the Disney Skyliner.  Below are some more pics of the progress. The cable appears to be up throughout the whole parking lot of Hollywood Studios. It’s amazing how quickly thi Continue Reading

See Photos of the new Disney Skyliner Transportation System!

See Photos of the new Disney Skyliner Transportation System! 36 Yesterday I went over to Disney’s Hollywood Studios for a media event at the Toy Story Land construction site.  While I was walking to the front of the park, I got a good look at the new Disney Skyliner posts that are being put up.  The Skyliner is described by many as a “gondola” ride from select resorts to certain parks, and is currently being worked on.  I snapped a few photos to share with Continue Reading