Nera Dantels (4)Full unit name: Dantels, Nera
Last updated: 13.02.2024 20:43:01
Version: 8.02.002.2024.01.13
Basic info
First appearance: Star Wars X-Wing Rogue Squadron 1/2
Species: Human
Gender: Female
Relations: Dagger Squadron
Dagger Squadron
Organization
Rebel Alliance Navy
Known Facts (6)
Mission to Commenor (5)
Battle of Yavin (1)
Summary
Nera Dantels was a human female smuggler
Smuggler
Organization
Communities
and captain of the freighter Starduster who joined Rebel Alliance during the Galactic Civil War. In 0 BBY, the Alliance had a critical shortage of astromech droids, and Dantels arranged to rendezvous with members of Red Squadron
Red Squadron
Organization
Rebel Alliance Navy
on Commenor to deliver a dozen R2
R2-series Astromech Droid
Droid
and R5-series astromech droids
R5-series Astromech Droid
Droid
to the Rebels. The group came under attack from Imperial TIE fighters
TIE Fighter
Starship
Starfighter Models
as they attempted to leave the Commenor system, but Dantels managed to take the Starduster to hyperspace and followed Red Squadron to the Rebel base on Yavin 4
Yavin IV
Planet
. While there, Dantels helped
Search for a cure
Event
Galactic Civil War
Red Squadron pilot Biggs Darklighter
Biggs Darklighter
(Human)
Character
Supporting Characters
to find a rare plant in the jungle, an extract from which was used to treat pilot Derek Klivian
Derek Klivian
(Human)
Character
Supporting Characters
, who was suffering from an unknown infection. Dantels and Darklighter began a brief relationship, but Darklighter was killed in combat against the Empire's Death Star
Death Star
Starship
Space Stations
battlestation soon after. Seven months later, Dantels was part of a diplomatic team sent to Jabiim to negotiate an alliance with the Jabiimi Loyalists. When the Jabiimi realized that Rebel pilot
Alliance Starfighter Corps
(Rebel Alliance Navy)
Organization
Rebel Alliance Navy
Luke Skywalker
Luke Skywalker
(Human)
Character
Major Characters
was the son of Jedi
Jedi Order
Organization
Galaxy-Wide Organizations
General Anakin Skywalker
Anakin Skywalker
(Human)
Character
Major Characters
, who had abandoned them during the Second Battle of Jabiim in the Clone Wars, Dantels and the other Rebels were taken into custody. Escaping during a subsequent Imperial attack on the Loyalist base, Dantels and Princess Leia Organa
Leia Organa Solo
(Human)
Character
Major Characters
reached the Starduster and returned to rescue Skywalker. Unable to help the Loyalists as the Imperials began an orbital bombardment of the planet, Dantels and the other Rebels were forced to flee. Two months after the Jabiim mission, Dantels joined Dagger Squadron
Dagger Squadron
Organization
Rebel Alliance Navy
in a raid to rescue a Rebel team that had been stranded on the Imperial refueling and supply depot Bannistar Station.

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See also
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Known for being a member of the following organizations
Smuggler
All characters this character met
Wedge Antilles
Biggs Darklighter
Jek Porkins
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Full unit name: Dantels, Nera Last updated: 13.02.2024 20:43:01