Hobbyist builds flying Millennium Falcon




A French hobbyist has quadcopter converted into Millennium Falcon spaceship from Star Wars character Han Solo. His version of the Millennium Falcon can fly, not in a galaxy far far away, but just in France.

The Frenchman, who on the Internet is known by his nickname Olivier C does on Imgur explained how he has the Millennium Falcon made ​​. The base is a private quadcopter, he made lighter by GPS, the GoPro and the module to remove send video. Thus, the quadcopter is about 800 grams, while the Millennium Falcon-section is between 300 and 350 grams.

The body of the spacecraft is made of styrofoam. By wrapping the Millennium Falcon is not the “fastest hunk of junk in the universe. The maximum speed drops from 90 to 30 kilometers per hour, while the time he can fly to the battery drops from eight to five minutes. Olivier C project has been explained on Reddit and YouTube videos put .


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