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TIE Aggressor

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The TIE Aggressor, also known as the TIE Oppressor, is a starfighter utilized by the Galactic Empire. It is unique within the TIE series for its versatility and design, combining elements of both a fighter and a bomber. The craft is equipped with a pair of laser cannons and features an external gunner's turret, allowing it to engage in dogfighting as well as delivering powerful strikes against larger targets. This dual-role capability makes the TIE Aggressor a valuable asset in the Imperial fleet. Its design draws from both the TIE Interceptor and TIE Bomber, aiming to create a more balanced and multifaceted starfighter.

Introduced during the Galactic Civil War, the TIE Aggressor was often deployed in missions requiring both offensive and defensive capabilities. Its versatility made it highly adaptable to various combat scenarios, from space skirmishes to planetary assaults. While not as heavily armored as the TIE Bomber, its increased agility and additional firepower offered considerable advantages. The TIE Aggressor’s crew consisted of a pilot and a rear gunner, highlighting its focus on combining effective firepower with maneuverability to outgun and outmaneuver Rebel starfighters. Despite its effectiveness, the TIE Aggressor did not see as widespread use as some other models, partly due to its specialized nature and the preference of the Imperial Navy for more role-specific fighters.

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