- "Don't forget to tip your FA droids while on Coruscant. They are programmed to blacklist the stingy."
- ―From Travels with Gormaanda: Cooking in the Core
Such droids served as valet droids, taking luggage and directing recently arrived beings to waiting SoroSuub airspeeders piloted by FA-4 models. Several served at the docking bays of the Republic Executive Building during the Clone Wars.
- Star Wars Chronicles: The Prequels
- The New Essential Guide to Droids
- The Clone Wars Campaign Guide
- The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia (As "FA-5 droid")
- Star Wars: The Official Starships & Vehicles Collection 34