The original Orlando Eye Ferris wheel carried its first passenger on April 29, 2015. Since July 28, 2016 it has been called the Coca-Cola Orlando Eye and currently is the tallest observational wheel on the United States East Coast.
The Eye is made up of components produced all over the world. The glass covering the capsules was crafted in Turkey
The Coca Cola Orlando Eye and its sister Coca Cola London Eye are observation wheels. They differ differs from