Sure is a pretty piece of space lab.
―Night Guard Brayton[src]

The Trimaxion Drone Ship is a spacecraft that appeared in the movie, Flight of the Navigator, commanded by the AI computer Max, from the planet Phaelon.


The Trimaxion Drone Ship is silvery chrome in color. It usually has a shell-like appearance, but when needed, it can change its shape into a somewhat arrow shape for its First Class Manuever. It is also capable of traveling underwater.

It is equipped with a faster than light drive of an undisclosed nature and time travel function, allowing Max to return samples exactly as found without a second missing in-between abduction and return. This means he does not disturb the environment he came to observe.


  • Most of the scenes inside the ship were filmed in a warehouse one hour outside of Oslo, Norway.
  • Creating the chrome ouster surface of the Trimaxion Drone Ship was a challenge. The filmmakers employed ground-breaking reflection mapping software.


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