I've always wondered why the Millennium Falcon looks like the way it does. Why was the cockpit on the side and has a fork front? It's a freight pusher. Those freights are the most common ones used in the Star Wars universe. Now I know why the Falcon had so little cargo space.
I'll be honest, I'm not sure if this is canon but it does explain a lot. Can anyone verify this?
Here's an Imperial Cargo Ship doing the same transportation.
Source - Imgur
The Bearded Trio - The Site For Steven Spielberg, George Lucas and John Williams
THE BEARDED TRIO ON FACEBOOK
THE BEARDED TRIO ON TWITTER
THE BEARDED TRIO ON GOOGLE+
THE BEARDED TRIO ON PINTEREST
CLICK HERE FOR FACTS ON STEVEN SPIELBERG
CLICK HERE FOR FACTS ON GEORGE LUCAS
CLICK HERE FOR FACTS ON JOHN WILLIAMS