|Combat Systems:||2 Point Defense Laser cannons, 3 Electromagnetic Launch System tubes|
|Standard Armaments:||6 SAPM-6III Strike Arrow missiles|
|Political & Chronological Information|
Extremely maneuverable, the Phoenix is the primary close air support and long-range interdiction asset for the Lancer Corps during planetary combat operations. It is also used to clear hostile skies of tactical fighters, to clear the way for incoming Lancer drop ships and establish air dominance in advance of the main planetfall assault element.