Command gauntlets were a type of white gauntlet used by officers of the Alliance to Restore the Republic while they were stationed on the icy planet Hoth. In a pair of the gauntlets, the left glove was a equipped with a temperature gauge that allowed for control of internal electrical heating systems. While stationed in Echo Base, Generals Carlist Rieekan and Pharl McQuarrie, Major Bren Derlin, Lieutenants Cal Alder and Tigran Jamiro, the Jedi Luke Skywalker, and the smuggler Han Solo all wore command gauntlets.
Appearances[edit | edit source]
- Battlefront: Twilight Company
- Battlefront: Twilight Company audiobook
- Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back (First appearance)
Sources[edit | edit source]
- (First identified as command gauntlet)
- Star Wars Character Encyclopedia: Updated and Expanded
- Star Wars Helmet Collection 14 (Databank A-Z: Dengar–Domino Squad) (Picture only)
- Star Wars Helmet Collection 16 (Databank A-Z: E-11 Blaster–Cornelius Evazan) (Picture only)
- Star Wars Helmet Collection 20 (Helmets: Rebel Trooper) (Picture only)
- Star Wars Helmet Collection 54 (Databank A-Z: Tauntaun–TIE Craft) (Picture only)
- Star Wars Character Encyclopedia, New Edition
- Star Wars: How Not to Get Eaten by Ewoks and Other Galactic Survival Skills
- Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian – "Process"