The Millenium Falcon
Home Table of Contents Mission and Contact News and Old Classifieds Tech and Lit. section Parts, Supplies, mods Neat Shots Links Building/Rebuilding Future Falcons Dream Falcons Falcon Owners




Home for Falcon Aircraft Falcon Ultralight Falcon XP Used Falcons Falcon Parts  and Tedlar 

The Millenium Falcon

From Starwars fame rises an early version of the Falcon family. The prototype 3 featured sailcloth wings, tube wing structure, a short, early fuselage which was a predecessor to the later full fuselages, engine and wings supported on a tubular structure and enclosed with sailcloth. Very simple, fuel tank exposed and removable, wings removable and foldable, simple landing gear. The original had a Cuyuna 340 and worked just great. It was never produced in favor of the later full fuselage and wing d-tube and tedlar versions. Of course these were very high tech and cost accordingly. I plan to reintroduce the prototype 3 under the name "Millenium Falcon" in the near future and bring it in UL-legal, under $ 10,000.-. It will offer many of the original features, such as quick removable folding wings, a simplified canard with sailcloth covering and elevators attached via zipper, external airfoil ailerons, and so on

         Millenium 1.jpg (120655 bytes)       Millenium2.jpg (271005 bytes)

click on picture for full view



Click here to get back to splash page