Girodyne were a company that produced sublight engines. Around thirty years after the Battle of Endor, the modified YT-1300 light freighter known as the Millennium Falcon was equipped with one of Girodyne's engines.
Behind the scenesEdit
Girodyne were first mentioned in the Star Wars Legends reference book Star Wars: Complete Cross-Sections, which was written by David West Reynolds and Curtis Saxton for publication in 2007. The company was confirmed to be canon when they were mentioned in Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Incredible Cross-Sections, written by Jason Fry and released in 2015.
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Incredible Cross-Sections (First mentioned)