Millennium Falcon is hiding in plain sight on Google Earth

The Millennium Falcon has been spotted'parked nearby to Longcross Studios in Surrey hidden by plastic sheeting and shipping containers

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

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.

A keen-eyed fan spotted Han Solo's famous spacecraft on Google Earth right beside Barrow Hills Golf Club, which the Resistance would no doubt be shocked to discover.

The Last Jedi is due out this Christmas. Lucasfilm had tried to hide the massive prop with shipping containers, but no one can hide from Google's prying eyes, not even Force users.

But eagle-eyed fans spotted the Falcon on Google Earth because the iconic front of the ship can clearly be seen poking out from under the sheets.

The Falcon is hidden from ground-level spies by multicolored shipping containers, but its distinctive shape is evident from above.

Recently, "Star Wars" fans were treated to a new glimpse of the Millennium Falcon in a trailer for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" which saw Luke Skywalker returning to the cockpit of the Falcon after more than thirty years.

Anyway, the film, directed by Rian Johnson, will be out on 15 December, so you'll be able to see it in full view, without any corrugated metal surrounding it - how exciting for you and your dog.

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