By drawing energy from the missile boat's laser cannon reserves, SLAM provided a burst of acceleration from the ion engines to enhance the Missile Boat's combat capabilities. SLAM allowed a Missile Boat to unleash its massive warhead load against a capital ship, and then flee any enemy starfighters or anti-starfighter concussion missiles.
- Star Wars: TIE Fighter (First appearance)
- TIE Fighter: Defender of the Empire Campaign Disc: Official Secrets & Solutions
- Starships of the Galaxy, Saga Edition
- The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia
- Millennium Falcon Owner's Workshop Manual
- "Blaster"—Star Wars Insider 160
- Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game – K-wing Expansion Pack (Card: Advanced SLAM)