- "You can tell by the whistling sound. They're really rare—someone important must be aboard."
- ―Bodhi Rook
Firefeather starcutters were rare and expensive starships. They could be recognized by their distinctive whistling sound. A member of the Rebel Alliance's council flew one such ship to Yavin 4 shortly before the beginning of the Galactic Civil War.
- Rogue One: A Star Wars Story novel (First appearance)