A Deflection tower was a shield generator.
It generated high-intensity deflector shields that were a vital part of many planetary defense systems.
- Jedi Apprentice: The Defenders of the Dead
- Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope (First appearance)
- Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope junior novel
- Star Wars: Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader
- Star Wars: Rogue Squadron III: Rebel Strike (Co-op campaign)