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XP-291 Skimmer
 
 
 
Name/Model# : XP-291 Skimmer
Designer/Manufacturer : SoroSuub Corporation
Combat Designation : Landspeeder
Scale : Speeder
Length : 6.5 Metres
Skill : Repulsorlift operation: landspeeder
Crew Skill : Unknown
Crew : 1 Pilot
Troops : 3 Passengers
Cost of Vehicle : USED 3,500 to 4,000 Credits
Vehicle Speed : 230 kph (WEG=80)
Altitude Range : 2 Metres from Ground Level
Manoeuvrability : 2D+1
Cargo Capacity : 10 kg
Weapons :

None

Cover of Vehicle : 3/4
Shields/Body Strength : Shields None. Body Strength 2D+2
Note : Listed speed based on unknown replacement engine, it offers better performance than an original engine for a stock XP-291. Listed price is Spaceport Speeder's asking price.

 

    The XP-291 Skimmer is a flat bullet shaped craft, whose appearance is not visually appealing. Its chassis hides the forced-air-cooling system, which suffers from the same odour problems as the A-1 Deluxe Floater. This design was on the market at least around the Battle of Yavin.

 
   
Sources: GG7***Pg 9 (timeline placement), 12 (timeline placement), 34, 35
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