After the Clone Wars, the Galactic Empire spared no expense to build a massive fleet of warships to enforce Imperial rule, intimidate defenceless worlds, and destroy all opposition. However, the Imperial Navy underestimated Rebel Alliance fighter pilots, who flew X-wing, Y-wing, A-wing, U-wing and B-wing starfighters, and whatever else they could obtain to fight their Imperial enemies. Decades later, Resistance pilots would fly next-generation versions of Rebel starfighters against the First Order.
The Rebel Starfighters Owners’ Workshop Manual presents a thorough history of the starfighters that served the Rebel Alliance and the Resistance. The history includes design origins, production, and modifications for each Rebel starfighter, and is fully illustrated with numerous photographs, schematics, exploded diagrams, and computer-generated artwork by Star Wars vehicle experts Chris Reiff and Chris Trevas. Text is by Ryder Windham, author and co-author of more than 70 Star Wars books.
This Haynes Manual is the most thorough technical guide to Rebel starfighters available and is fully authorized and approved by Lucasfilm.
After the Millennium Falcon and the Death Star, Ryder Windham, Chris Reiff and Chris Trevas have returned with what will be there next in the series of Star Wars Haynes Manuals, as they focus on the different models of the TIE series, which are used by the Empire and the First Order. The book TIE Fighter Owners’ Workshop Manual, which is due to be released on May 1. And that’s not all, it’s been announced another title is on the way, a Rebel Starfighter Owners’ Workshop Manual will be available from October.
This is a Haynes manual based on the Sienar Fleet Systems TIE Fighter, the iconic space superiority fighter which has been piloted by Sith Lord Darth Vader in the original Star WarsTrilogy, and Kylo Ren during the First Order was with the Resistance.
TIE Fighter variants, making it essential reading for all Star Wars fans.