- "Sir, Nuso Esva told us earlier that five Firekilns were the equivalent of a Star Destroyer. Was that an accurate assessment?"
"Quite accurate, Commander."
- ―Commander Gilad Pellaeon and Senior Captain Thrawn
The Firekiln was a type of powerful capital warship. Roughly equivalent in size to a Dreadnaught-class heavy cruiser, five Firekilns had enough firepower to match an Imperial-class Star Destroyer in combat. The alien warlord Nuso Esva made extensive use of the Firekiln as part of his naval force in the Unknown Regions.
- Choices of One (First appearance)