|Renegade Squadron (1)|
|First appearance: Star Wars Battlefront : Renegade Squadron (Video Game)|
|Species/Type: Rebel Alliance Special Forces|
|Events: Battle of Hoth|
|The Renegade Squadron was a Rebel Alliance military unit of pirates, smugglers, and other types of fringers assembled and commanded by Col Serra at Han Solo's request. The unit consisted of underworlders recruited by Serra from around the galaxy. Assigned to advanced black operations, very few actually knew of the existence of the squadron, and their actions which actually kept the Alliance alive.Renegade Squadron was a diverse group of soldiers, most of whom had been mercenaries or criminals, like smugglers, pirates, and gunfighters, at some point. The unit was frequently commanded by Col Serra; however, on occasion, Serra shared command with Han Solo. Solo's co-pilot, Chewbacca, fought with Renegade Squadron in several battles, and Admiral Ackbar and the former clone trooper X2 also battled alongside Renegade Squadron. Apart from these more well-known people, the squadron consisted of various Humans, Wookiees, Bothans, Sullustans, Rodians, and Mon Calamari. In their battles, Renegade Squadron utilized weapons as various as its members, including blaster rifles, blaster pistols, incinerators, bowcasters, rocket launchers, shotguns, carbonite freeze guns, sniper rifles, chainguns, TriShots, EMP launchers, explosive blaster pistols, and grenade launchers. During their frequent space battles, the squadron flew X-wings, A-wings, Y-wings, and B-wings, and in one battle, they flew a LAAT.
Bothan | Hoth (planet) | Battle of Hoth | Rebel Alliance Special Forces