Katana Fleet (3)Full unit name: Katana Fleet
Last updated: 04.11.2022 23:02:01
Version: 7.05.001.2022.10.14
Basic info
First appearance: Thrawn Trilogy, Book 2 - Dark Force Rising
Relations: Galactic Republic Judiciary
Galactic Republic Judiciary
Organization
Grand Army of the Republic
Events: Battle for the Katana fleet
Battle for the Katana fleet
Event
New Republic Era
Known Facts (1)
Battle for the Katana fleet (1)
Summary
The Katana fleet, also known as the Dark Force, was a task force of two hundred Dreadnaught-class heavy cruisers launched by the Galactic Republic during its final decades of existence, as part of an attempt to restore the Republic Navy to its long-gone glory. The fleet, however, was lost on its maiden voyage when a hive virus drove its crews insane and the task force's captain jumped the ships blindly into hyperspace.
Five years after the Battle of Endor
Endor Campaign
Event
Galactic Civil War
, Grand Admiral Thrawn
Thrawn
(Chiss)
Character
Major Characters
of the Galactic Empire convinced smuggler
Smuggler
Organization
Communities
Captain Hoffner into providing the location of the long-lost task force. Having learned of Thrawn's target, the New Republic entered the race for the lost fleet as well. However, the Empire managed to escape with 178 of the prized ships before the Republic arrived.

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See also
Related units, characters and technologies
Dreadnaught-class Heavy Cruiser
Katana
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Full unit name: Katana Fleet Last updated: 04.11.2022 23:02:01