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Imperial Fighter Wings contain Lightnings, Lightning Strikes and Thunderbolts.

83rd Fighter Wing

Contains 'Eagle' squadron (3rd squadron), a Thunderbolt squadron. Camouflaged for low level operations over deserts of Quatara-Prime.[1b]

386th Fighter Wing

Contains 'Falcon' squadron (T squadron), a Thunderbolt Squadron. Standard codex grey colour scheme with red decals.[1b]

484th Fighter Wing

Contains 'Talon' squadron, a Lightning Strike Squadron. Camouflaged for operations in urban areas.[1a]

490th Fighter Wing

Contains 'Wyvern' squadron (2nd squadron), a Thunderbolt Squadron. Camouflaged to fight above the ash wastes of Armageddon during the Third Armageddon War.[1b]

672nd Fighter Wing

Contains 'Dragon' squadron, a Thunderbolt Squadron. Contains Flight Commander Richter Dagor-Jarni, a pilot ace. Distinctive red colour scheme with ace of spades lucky totem and kill markings. Took part in the Rynn's World campaign.[1b]

717th Fighter Wing

Contains 'Warhawk' squadron, a Lightning Squadron, one of a Lightning named Storm III.[1a]

1002nd Fighter Wing

Contains 'Red-hammer' squadron, a Lightning Strike Squadron. Camouflaged for operations in a temperate climate.[1a]

1303rd Fighter Wing

Contains 'Serpent' squadron, a Thunderbolt. Squadron Camouflaged for operations on oceanic planet of Tyrama Secundus. Wing badge - coiled black serpent on the white field - located on tail.[1b]

2774th Fighter Wing

Contains 'Wyrm' Lightning Squadron. Standard codex grey colour scheme.[1a]

2872nd Fighter Wing

Contains 'Thunderbird' squadron, a Lightning Strike squadron with codex green paint and white underbelly.[1a]

3035th Fighter Wing

Contains 'Firedrake' squadron, a Lightning Squadron. Camouflaged for ground attack missions in forested worlds.[1a]

3494th Fighter Wing

Thunderbolts fought to retake Istenbrak city with Legio Tempestor.[1b]

3659th Fighter Wing

Contains 'Harrier' squadron (A squadron), a Thunderbolt squadron. Camouflaged for low level woodland operations on Lammas. Just for 4 days of dogfights the wing losses in this campaign 75% of aircrafts - shot down by the Eldar Nightwings. Such loses counted as not unusual when facing Eldar aircraft.[4][1b]

5082 Naval Wing

Fighter wing involved in the defense of Hive Helsreach. Sixteen of its Lightnings were given the honor to be marked with the Templar Cross after serving with Marshal Tarrison in Dathax Crusade.[2]

5729 Naval Wing

Contains 'Vampire' Lightning Squadron.[3]

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