in the fictional universe of the Star Wars franchise: a small vehicle that uses antigravity technology to hover close to the ground
Cf. earlier speeder n.
The rock and sand of the desert floor are a blur as Threepio pilots the sleek landspeeder gracefully across the vast wasteland.
Star Wars (film script, 4th draft, 15 Mar.) 32
1977 Fantasy Film Journal (Winter 1977–78) 29/3
FFJ:…How was the land-speeder done, Luke’s craft? JD: Oh, that was just a mirror.
A motion to his right caught his eye: his brother Sabmin coming toward the house in that battered old landspeeder of his.
Star Wars: Specter of the Past 291
2006 Wired Sept. 56/3
You may be Luke Skywalker, but you’ll have to build your own landspeeder if you want to run down stormtrooper scum on Tatooine.
Solo pulled the landspeeder over, parking it around the corner from the address Delia had provided.
Star Wars: Smuggler’s Run viii. 110
Star Wars script
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