Time FrameLate 2017
A new destination for Star Tours: The Adventures Continue has been announced based on concepts from Star Wars Episode 8: The Last Jedi (in theaters December 15, 2017).
The new destination will feature the planet Crait which is introduced in The Last Jedi.
April 18, 2017: The Disney Parks Blog posted two teaser photos of the new Star Tours destination inspired by Star Wars Episode 8: The Last Jedi. The teaser photos were lifted directly from the trailer for The Last Jedi and may not reflect actual footage of the new destination that will be added later this year.
April 15, 2017: As part of the Star Wars events in Orlando this week, Imagineer Tom Fitzgerald and C-3PO actor, Anthony Daniels announced that the addition to Star Tours for Episode 8 would feature the new planet Crait, from The Last Jedi. BlogMickey.com shared a video of the announcement.
November 19, 2016: The Disney Parks Blog announced a new destination in Star Tours: The Adventures Continue based on Star Wars Episode 8 (in theaters in 2018).