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TIE fighter
Production information
Manufacturer

Sienar Fleet Systems[1]

Model

Twin Ion Engine starfighter

Technical specifications
Length

8.99 meters[2]

Engine unit(s)

Twin ion engine[3]

Armament

Two laser cannons[3]

Crew

1 Pilot

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Affiliation
"You always hear them first. Twin ion engines make TIE fighters howl as they fly by on patrols."
Ezra Bridger[src]

The TIE fighter was the signature starfighter of the Galactic Empire. They were instantly recognizable from the roar of their engines and carried locator beacons so as to be found by the Empire.

They were small in size and manufactured en masse by the Empire. Seemingly a disposable vessel, Wilhuff Tarkin dreaded the thought of ever having to pilot one due to its cramped cockpit.[4]

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