- "As you approach the end of your jump, be advised that you are to meet the Alliance transport Celestial. You are to take command of the ship and see it to its destination. Further coordinates will be provided in due course."
- ―Commander Avalon
Commander Avalon served with the Alliance to Restore the Republic during the Galactic Civil War. Avalon relayed orders to an Alliance team aboard the Long Shot to rendezvous with the Celestial, which was carrying prisoners including Imperial officers District Commander Bane Nothos and Grand Moff Ravik, the bounty hunter Zardra, assassin droid EL-434, and pirate Celis Mott.