“This is the Imperial fleet. You are ordered to stop your engines and allow inspection at once. Any non-compliance will be dealt with deadly force. This is the…”
The officer looked at the admiral “Commander, they are not responding, they are speeding up toward a made up beacon.”“Great, let’s slaughter them. Attack!”
|The rebel launched their A-wing to intercept the Tie-Bombers while the commander tried to run for it. The Imperial fleet was well placed on each side, but also very vulnerable to broadside from the Rebel fleet.|
The A-wing did a good job despite being outnumbered with Tie Interceptors and Tie Fighters, but they were too many of them and not enough of the Rebel fighters.
The Rebel were mopped up one by one, and for a short while, the last MonCal hoped to make it, but facing the ISD and a Nebulon B, it was only a matter of time.
Still, it gave the short window of opportunity for the Asahi and Enigma to leave before being destroyed. Of the Rebel fleet, only 3 shuttles and 1 smuggler ship escaped. All of the other had been destroyed or surrendered.