Scimitar Squadron (Imperial)

135,074pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk2 Share
This article is about the Scimitar Squadron. You may be looking for other uses of the word scimitar.

Scimitar Squadron was an elite bomber squadron in the Imperial Navy that participated in the Battle of Endor during the Galactic Civil War.


Death from Above TCG

Scimitar Squadron bombarding the surface of a planet.

The TIE/sa bombers of Scimitar Squadron were typically assigned to attack secondary targets and provide cover during bombing runs. Their targeting systems were calibrated to track fast-moving Rebel starfighters.[4] Armed with proton torpedos and proton bombs, the TIE/sa bombers of Scimitar Squadron were additionally equipped with advanced targeting systems to increase damage during planetary bombardment.[5][6]


Scimitar Squadron was assigned to Death Squadron during the Galactic Civil War[2] and were utilized after the Battle of Hoth in the pursuit of the Millennium Falcon. Its TIE/sa bombers were sent into the Hoth asteroid field in an attempt to flush out the Falcon from its last known location on one of the larger asteroids.[7] The squadron suffered several hardships during the search, including Scimitar 2 narrowly escaping a space slug and its subsequent damage from an asteroid collision.[3]

Scimitar Squadron was later assigned to defend the Endor shield generator and fought at the Battle of Endor against the Rebel Fleet.[1] Afterwards, they participated in the evacuation of the Death Star II shortly before its destruction.




Notes and referencesEdit

In other languages

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.