In 3,997 BBY, it approached the Foerost Shipyards within Galactic Republic space, asking for hull repairs. The Foerost technicians were shocked at the immense size of the vessel, and asked them to hold position outside the yards while they sent out an inspection crew to determine what could be done.
It was all in vain, however, for the ship was actually a Force illusion created by Ulic Qel-Droma's accomplice, the Sith illusionist Aleema Keto. It was large, that it concealed several Krath attack ships, with which Ulic used to take the Republic by surprise.
- Tales of the Jedi: The Sith War 1: Edge of the Whirlwind (First appearance)