A light squadron was a formation of the Imperial Navy commanded by an admiral. The light squadron was generally configured in one of two ways. The first configuration consisted of two attack lines, a skirmish line, and a recon line, for a force of between twenty and thirty ships. The second configuration was composed of two recon lines, a skirmish line, and a pursuit line, for a force totalling between twenty-five and thirty-five ships.
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- Imperial Sourcebook
- Imperial Sourcebook, Second Edition
- Star Wars: Imperial Handbook: A Commander's Guide