The BlasTech A295 blaster rifle was the Rebel Alliance soldier's standard-issue longarm at Echo Base. The Rifle was based off of the Sturmgewehr 44, the First assault rifle produced, manufactured by the Germans in 1944. It was favored by marksmen and snipers because of its high accuracy and good range.
- Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back (First appearance)
- Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron (Cover art only)
- Star Wars Customizable Card Game – Special Edition Limited (Card: Echo Base Trooper Rifle) (First identified as A295 blaster rifle)
- Star Wars: The Action Figure Archive