- "Wedge! We have confirmation! It's an Imperial Strike cruiser! It's essential that it does not escape to give away our position!"
- ―Alliance Fleet commander, to Wedge Antilles
Shortly following the Battle of Hoth, an Imperial Strike-class medium cruiser happened upon the Rebel Alliance's secret rendezvous point beyond the Galactic Rim. The Alliance Fleet destroyed the Strike cruiser before it could give away the Rebels' position.