- "Nuso Esva's Eastern Fleet has been shattered, but he has two more of equal strength. I have to return immediately to seize our temporary advantage."
- ―Senior Captain Thrawn
The Eastern Fleet was one of three fleets of equal strength that comprised the naval force of alien warlord Nuso Esva during the Galactic Civil War. The Eastern Fleet was smashed by Imperial forces during a battle in the Poln system eight months after the Battle of Yavin.
- Choices of One (First appearance)