Pete Gets Injured
his TIE Guardian in the hangar bay of his last ship and the TIE Corps Flagship,
the ISDII Warrior. When he exited, VA
Hav Antiel and LC Nile Rosenau were waiting for him. “Welcome Fleet Admiral!”
Hav. It’s good to see you again! And same to you Rosenau! Congrats again on taking command of Theta!”
Sir. It’s an honor.”
since we’ve got a new Commander, let’s see what Theta can do. I’ll see you in the Briefing room.”
you in 15.”
briefing room, things were pretty standard. Pete stood in the back and
listened. “We have the honor of the
TIE Corps Commander joining us for our training exercises today to see what
we can do. We’ll start with the
standard drills, then we’ll see how we do against FA Mitchell and VA Antiel. Finally, we will step up the challenge with
Sin Squadron joining in. Keep aware of
your surroundings out there and communicate!”
back in his TIE Guardian observing the last of Theta’s drills before he and
Hav joined in. Rosenau called in over
the radio, “Admirals, we are ready for you.”
coming in hot!” Pete and Hav hit the
throttle and shot out towards the furball that was
Theta at the moment. Pete quickly
observed the squad forming into 6 loose pairs.
be easy.” Pete commented to Hav over
the radio. “On the count of 3, break
right. 1, 2, 3!”
left while Hav went right. 4 Theta
ships followed each of them, while another 4 hung back. Pete and Hav swung around and back towards
each other. As they approached each
other, they started rolling and firing in a synchronized motion and each took
“out” a couple of Theta pilots following the other. Then, then other 4 Thetans
that were hanging back swooped in and took both of them “out”.
at least you guys can handle 2 on 12!” Pete said. Just then a couple alarms went off in his
“Admiral! We’ve got multiple bogies coming in from
hyperspace!” called in the officer on deck from the Warrior. “It’s two
squadrons of TIE Defenders!”
around to meet the new foes. “Scramble
Sin squadron now, and get the rest of the wing launched!”
and Theta meanwhile headed straight for the enemy. “Hav and I will take the flanks. Theta, you take the middle and see what you
TIE’s went for Pete and Hav, but they were able to address them in the same
manner they had just done before. Pete
then swung back closer to the Warrior and took out another that was stuck
behind LT SL8c8. Just then Pete’s TIE
shook violently and things got fuzzy and he looked up just in time to see the
Warrior in his viewing glass a little too close.
Guardian slammed into the Warrior and broke into pieces. Pete was pinned there and screaming, though
no one could hear him…
Sin made it
out of the Hangar and was able to help keep the enemies occupied while the
rescue team came out for Pete.
up on a bed in sick bay. “How are you
doing Pete?” Asked Hav.
bad. I’m sure I’ll be back in action
in no time. Just a little stretch of
my knees while I was pinned.” Pete sat
up and made to stand up. As soon as he
put weight on his legs, he collapsed forward.
“Ok, maybe it will be a little bit…”
get you to some bacta…” Hav shook his head.