The Full Wiki

More info on TIE Fighter Construction Facility

TIE Fighter Construction Facility: Misc

Advertisements
  

Starwars

Up to date as of February 04, 2010

From Wookieepedia, the Star Wars wiki.

TIE Fighter Construction Facility
Production information
Model

TIE Fighter Construction Facility

Class

Space station

Technical specifications
Other systems

Construction facilities capable of producing hundreds of TIE starfighters per assembly line.

Location information
System

Y'Toub system

Orbital distance

Nar Shaddaa

Usage
Role(s)

Construction facility

Era(s)

Rise of the Empire era

Affiliation
Earliest sighting

3 BBY

Destroyed

3 BBY (Partly)

Present for battles/events

Battle of the TIE Fighter Construction Facility

The TIE Fighter Construction Facility orbited the moon of Nar Shaddaa.

Overview

The facility's control room.

These factories were constructed throughout the galaxy to maintain and build up the Empire's massive war machine and typically hung in low orbit above a planet. They were owned and operated by Sienar Fleet Systems though ultimate ownership laid with the Empire. It was protected by several squadrons of well trained stormtroopers.

Inside the facility, the Empire began perfecting its mass production techniques which churned out thousands of TIE/ln fighters. Rows upon rows of TIE components parts moved along a magnetic conveyor where automated laser arms welded the vehicles together before they were transported to loading bays.

History

TIE facility concept art

It was one of the first of its kind that the Galactic Empire created to build its fleet.

In 3 BBY, the facility was taken control of by former Jedi General Rahm Kota and his comrades. During the ensuing battle, Kota's men detonated explosives throughout the factory which led to the facility deorbiting over the moon, being destroyed in the process.

This was, however, not their main objective, as Kota sought to draw out Darth Vader, but instead Vader's secret apprentice was drawn to the conflict.

Appearances

  • The Force Unleashed novel (First appearance)
  • Star Wars: The Force Unleashed comic (Appears in flashback(s))
  • Star Wars: The Force Unleashed video game
Advertisements

This article uses material from the "TIE Fighter Construction Facility" article on the Starwars wiki at Wikia and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License.

Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message