Communications Officer, or COMMO for short, was a title held by beings who operated and controlled communications, be it aboard a starship or at a ground base. During a space battle, the COMMO's main job was to monitor transmissions between ships of the fleet.
The human Ives served as an Imperial communications officer on board the Imperial-class Star Destroyer Vigilance during the Battle of Endor. Major Taslin Brance served as a communications officer at the Resistance base on D'Qar during the Cold War. An female individual served as a communications officer in an Imperial remnant led by Moff Gideon aboard his light cruiser during his attempts to capture Grogu in 9 ABY.[source?]
Appearances[edit | edit source]
- The High Republic: Light of the Jedi
- Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising
- "Mercy Mission"—The Rise of the Empire
- Thrawn: Treason
- Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back (First appearance)
- Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures – "Battle of Hoth"
- Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back junior novelization
- "Ion Control"—From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back
- "A Good Kiss"—From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back (as communications officer)
- "Tooth and Claw"—From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back (Appears in hologram)
- "Tales of Villainy: Invasion of Echo Base"—Star Wars Adventures 1
- "The Levers of Power"—The Rise of the Empire
- Alphabet Squadron
- Aftermath (First identified as Communications Officer)
- Shadow Fall
- Aftermath: Life Debt
- Aftermath: Empire's End
- The Mandalorian – "Chapter 12: The Siege"
- The Mandalorian – "Chapter 14: The Tragedy"
- The Mandalorian – "Chapter 15: The Believer"
- The Mandalorian – "Chapter 16: The Rescue"
- Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens novelization
- Star Wars: The Last Jedi: Expanded Edition
- Star Wars: Episode IX The Rise of Skywalker
- Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker: Expanded Edition
- Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker: A Junior Novel
Sources[edit | edit source]
- Poe Dameron: Flight Log
- Star Wars: On the Front Lines
- Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian: Making of Season Two