January 9th, 1987 Star Tours officially opened at Disneyland resort making this famous attraction 30 years old.
Although Star Tours opened in 1987, Star Tours-The Adventure Continues opened June 3, 2011.
Anthony Daniels reprises his role as the voice of protocol droid C-3PO while Allison Janet provides the voice of spaceport spokesbot Aly San San.
The flight simulator used in the star speeder 1000 is the same used by the military to train pilots.
Many of the actors in the Rebel Flagship scene are Lucas film employees or Disney imagineers.
Star Tours has taken over the Adventure Through Interapace attraction building.
Now because of Star Tours success in Disneyland it lead to the opening of both Tokyo Disneyland and Disney’s Hollywood Studios Star Tours in 1989 and Disneyland Paris in 1992.
Happy 30th Star Tours!!! What is your favorite part about the attraction?? Let me know in the comments below!