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Borleias
Astrographical
Region

Colonies

System

Pyria system

Suns

1: Pyria

Moons

1: Blackmoon

Grid coordinates

K-9

Physical
Primary terrain

Rainforests

Points of interest
Societal
Native species

Imooda (Nonsentient)

Immigrated species

Yuuzhan Vong, Chazrach; previously: Humans, many species

Primary language(s)

Yuuzhan Vong; previously: Basic

Affiliation

Borleias was the fourth planet in the Pyria system. Every year it went through a meteor shower. It was poor in natural resources.

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History

The jungle planet, with beautiful beaches and seas, was the site of an Alderaan Biotics operation established about 700 BBY. The Galactic Republic established a small base on the world, using it as a waypoint for transport to the Corporate Sector.

General Derricote and Borleian scientist.

Under the Galactic Empire, the Alderaan Biotics facility was converted into a blackmarket production facility by General Evir Derricote before he was transferred to Coruscant to create the Krytos virus for Ysanne Isard. The world was otherwise left largely alone. To prevent Rebel incursion to the world (a possible stepping-stone to the Core Worlds), the Empire expanded its military base, including four ion cannons and two TIE Fighter squadrons.

Calling it the code name "Blackmoon", the New Republic finally captured the world with three battles in 6.5 ABY, using it as a branch for the Invasion of Coruscant.

After the capture of Borleias, the New Republic established a fighter training base on the planet.

In 7 ABY the surviving members of Wraith Squadron took leave on one of the planet's beaches to celebrate after the destruction of Admiral Apwar Trigit and his Imperial-class Star Destroyer Implacable in the Battle of Ession.

In 27.5 ABY, during the Yuuzhan Vong War, Borleias served as a New Republic fortress that was twice taken by the Yuuzhan Vong.

In 40 ABY, Jacen Solo offered Borleias and Bilbringi to the Imperial Remnant if they supported the Galactic Alliance at the Second Battle of Fondor, considering Pellaeon and the Moff Council took up on his offer it is assumed that both planets were transferred over to Remnant control.

Appearances

  • X-wing: Rogue Squadron (First appearance)
  • X-wing: Wedge's Gamble
  • X-wing: The Krytos Trap (Mentioned only)
  • X-wing: The Bacta War (Mentioned only)
  • X-wing: Wraith Squadron
  • X-wing: Iron Fist (Mentioned only)
  • X-wing: Isard's Revenge (Mentioned only)
  • Specter of the Past (Mentioned only)
  • Dark Tide II: Ruin (Mentioned only)
  • Star by Star
  • Enemy Lines I: Rebel Dream
  • Enemy Lines II: Rebel Stand
  • Destiny's Way
  • Ylesia (Mentioned only)
  • The Final Prophecy (Mentioned only)
  • The Unifying Force (Mentioned only)
  • Exile (Mentioned only)
  • Revelation (Mentioned only)
  • Outcast (Mentioned only)

Sources

See also

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