After over 50 years of television series, movies and comic books in the Star Trek franchise, “Trekkies” finally have a presence at a major worldwide amusement park.

According to, the roller coaster Star Trek: Operation Enterprise is now open and operational at Movie Park Germany, one of the biggest amusement parks in Europe. After a “soft rollout” throughout the month of May, the ride officially opened its doors to all audiences this week.

The Trek experience appears to take aesthetic cues from the Patrick Stewart-led Star Trek: the Next Generation as opposed to the William Shatner-led original series or the new J.J. Abrams films. The riders assume the role of Starfleet cadets aboard a ship that is in close proximity to the Galaxy Class USS Enterprise. The crew of the Enterprise are on their way to a United Federation of Planets meeting when they are attacked by a Borg enemy …

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