Standing but not operating
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Standing but not operating (often abbreviated SBNO) refers to an amusement park or amusement ride that still exists but is no longer operating. Reasons may include damage, pending lawsuits, lack of funding, changing location, or incidents. The status is not used to describe seasonal operation in which closure is the result of a yearly schedule.
Kentucky Kingdom has been SBNO since the end of its 2009 season, after Six Flags closed the amusement park indefinitely amid bankruptcy proceedings. Former owner Ed Hart has led efforts to reopen the park and negotiated new lease terms with the Kentucky State Fair Board on 24 January 2013. Under the agreement, Hart and staff have 90 days to assess the condition of rides, buildings and equipment, and to attain the necessary financing needed to make improvements. They intend to reopen the park in spring 2014.
LeSourdsville Amusement Park (Americana Park) has been SBNO since 2003. Although many of its rides have been relocated or demolished, its two roller coasters, Screechin' Eagle and Little Dipper, still remain. The park was featured on the History Channel's Life After People: The Series.
Ghost Town in the Sky in Maggie Valley, North Carolina, which has recently reopened, was SBNO since 2009, when it closed for the season. The owners filed for bankruptcy in early 2010. The park, along with 20 rides including two roller coasters, are currently operating. None have been removed. The park will be auctioned off or sold in mid to late 2011.
One of the best known examples of an SBNO roller coaster is Vertigorama at Parque de la Ciudad.  While the track is complete, the electrical systems are not. Although built in 1983, it is unknown if the ride will ever be finished. Pattaya Park in Pattaya, Chonburi Province, Thailand, has another curious example of an SBNO roller coaster in an abandoned section of their park. Their coaster, a compressed air-launched reverse freefall coaster called Formula One, has been standing since at least 1999 but has never opened. 
The Thunder Dolphin roller coaster at the Tokyo Dome City Attractions amusement park has been SBNO since December 2010. A incident occurred in which a 25 cm long bolt fell from the ride while in motion on 5 December 2010, injuring a 9-year-old visitor. As of December 2012, it is currently Standing but not operating (SBNO).
Cedar Fair 
Cedar Fair currently owns one property, Geauga Lake in Aurora, Ohio, that is partially SBNO. Formerly known as Six Flags Worlds of Adventure, the property was acquired in 2004 and closed at the end of the 2007 season due to declining attendance. Cedar Fair closed the amusement park side of the property but kept the water park open. Many rides were transferred to other parks but several remain SBNO. Cedar Fair has not announced future plans for remainder of the amusement park.
The WindSeeker built by Mondail Rides is SBNO pending the outcome of an internal investigation. On 19 September 2012, an incident stranding riders in the air for hours on the WindSeeker at Knott's Berry Farm prompted the probe grounding the ride at all Cedar Fair parks including Canada's Wonderland, Cedar Point, Carowinds, Kings Dominion, and Kings Island.
Six Flags 
Six Flags New Orleans in New Orleans, Louisiana, has remained closed since Hurricane Katrina struck in 2005. Before the hurricane, the park's six roller coasters were fully functional. Currently four roller coasters (Zydeco Scream, The Jester, Mega Zeph and Muskrat Scrambler) remain SBNO at the park, with the other two (Batman: The Ride and Road Runner Express) having been moved to other Six Flags amusement parks. In March 2012, it was announced that the Six Flags New Orleans site would be transformed into an outlet mall, Jazzland Outlet Mall. 
Walt Disney Parks & Resorts 
Space Mountain at Disneyland has been SBNO after being shut down by Cal OSHA in April 2013 for inadequate fall protection. In November 2012, an employee fell from Space Mountain while cleaning its exterior and suffered broken bones. Disney was fined $61,000 in relation to the incident. Also at the Disneyland Resort, the PeopleMover/Rocket Rods track still stands today, almost 13 years after Rocket Rods closed. The track was last used as a highpoint for stormtroopers in the grand opening of Star Tours: The Adventure Continues.
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