The Millennium Falcon 'hidden' by Disney spotted on Google Maps

12 November, 2017, 02:24 | Author: Sherri Guerrero
  • The ship appears in the latest Star Wars film The Last Jedi and

It was spotted on Google Earth by Star War fans who are eagerly anticipating the launch of the latest episode in this long running franchise.

And rather than shifting the Millennium Falcon to a galaxy far, far away, bosses at Longcross Studios simply surrounded the movie prop with shipping containers and plastic sheeting.

This particular model for the Falcon, most likely used in filming for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, is actually sitting on the grounds at Longcross Film Studios at Surrey, just a few miles south and west from the nearest docking station - London's Heathrow Airport. You'll start by searching for Longcross Studios, the film-production facility where "Last Jedi" is filming.

The Millenium Falcon kept under wraps in a field in Surrey, England (courtesy of Google Earth).

The Millennium Falcon may have made the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs, but apparently its stealth mode leaves something to be desired.

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The ship was last seen in The Force Awakens, under Rey's control, on its way to find Luke Skywalker.

The spaceship appears to be covered with a tarp and shielded from ground-level view by a number of shipping containers stacked around it.

"The Last Jedi" will be released on December 15 in the U.S.

Rian Johnson both wrote and directed the movie.

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