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PHOTOS, VIDEO: Star Tours Blasts Back Into Orbit with Physical Distancing and Plexiglass In Place at Disneyland Park

Join us on a Starspeeder as we blast off on Star Tours! We’ve been visiting all of our favorite attractions in Disneyland after the park reopened last month, and today we got a chance to see what changed at Star Tours in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Like all attractions, Star Tours has physical distancing markers on the ground to keep parties separated while they queue.

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A station that is manned by Cast Members has been set up to distribute “Flight Glasses”. Previously, the distribution point for these was a self-served area inside the show building. That has now been closed.

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R2-D2 and C3PO welcome us back inside the show building portion of the queue, along with a Starspeeder 1000 vehicle.

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Here you can see the previous space used to distribute “Flight Glasses” which isn’t currently in use.

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In the loading area, the rows themselves are too close together, so physical distancing markers are spaced out around the rows rather than on them.

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Each Starspeeder has five rows, so row two and row four are each closed.

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One of the most notable new features of the attraction are these new plexiglass dividers, which have been cleverly mounted to car seats on various seats within the ride, creating a temporary and non-obstructive guard to protect riders.

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This ride has one of our favorite queue areas in Disneyland Park. Make sure to check out our video walkthrough below!

Video: Star Tours Reopens at Disneyland

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