We know about the classics X-wing, Y-wing, A-wing, B-wing, etc... These "wings" are present in most, if not all, the films. But do any others exists like E-wing, K-wing, V-Wing, U-wing, etc? How many of these starships are there? One for every letter?

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    Really, since they took out all the English letters from the movies, the roman letter designation makes no sense in Star Wars anymore. Oct 31, 2017 at 17:12
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    26, we assume....
    – Valorum
    Oct 31, 2017 at 17:28
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    And don't forget that the X on an X-wing is formed by the... S foils.
    – Buzz
    Oct 31, 2017 at 18:01
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    This could get weird very fast if the Star Wars universe had emoji.
    – T. Sar
    Nov 1, 2017 at 10:15
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    There's the infamous GL-Wing. It's a fighter that notoriously won't shoot first
    – Machavity
    Nov 1, 2017 at 12:45

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Canon Appearances:

  • A-Wing (ROTJ)
  • B-Wing (ROTJ)
  • D-Wing (Clone Wars Cartoon)
    • Technically a Droid, not a fighter.
  • U-Wing (RO)
  • V-Wing (ROTS)
  • X-Wing (ANH)
  • Y-Wing (ANH)

Extended Universe / Legends Canon

  • C-Wing (d20 RPG example)
  • E-Wing (EU Books)
  • I-Wing (KOTOR cut content)
  • K-Wing (Rogue Squadron Comics)
  • T-Wing (Star Wars: TIE Fighter)
  • H-Wing (FFG Stay on Target sourcebook, originally from West End Games Star Wars RPG)

Notes There are actually a bunch of different ships called a V-Wing in the EU, most probably from before Lucas made an offcial instance of the craft in ROTS

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    +1 Awesome list. Can you provide an example image where applicable?
    – Devsman
    Oct 31, 2017 at 18:11
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    @JohnP The only references to a M-wing I could find were specifically calling it the "M-Class", so it doesn't technically fit. There's a few other *-Class ships out there.
    – ench
    Oct 31, 2017 at 18:36
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    @JohnP, with regards to the L-Wing. Are you referring to the S-250 Chela-class starfighter? The only evidence I can find of an L-Wing is a picture for that ship with the filename Lwing. Do they mention the vehicle's name on screen or in the comics?
    – ench
    Oct 31, 2017 at 18:41
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    @devsman I can grab some images later this evening.
    – ench
    Oct 31, 2017 at 18:42
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    @Tonny you might also be thinking of the Z-95 Headhunter, which was featured in the Star Wars: TIE Fighter game starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Z-95_Headhunter. It's like an X-Wing, but with two fixed wings only, no s-foils. In my head, I called it the "z-wing" because of its similarity to the X-wing, and the fact that it had a Z in its name.
    – user151841
    Nov 1, 2017 at 14:08

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